- a supporter of the political principles of Charles Charles de Gaulle.
- a French person who supported the French resistance movement against the Nazi occupation in World War II.
Origin of Gaullist
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France, in particular, clung to the Gaullist illusion of its singularity and remained aloof to close trans-Atlantic ties.My Sober Celebration With Nixon
Peter G. Peterson
June 12, 2009
- a supporter of Gaullism
- of, characteristic of, supporting, or relating to Gaullism
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