- of or relating to Lenin or to Leninism.
- an advocate or supporter of Lenin or Leninism.
Also Le·nin·ite [len-uh-nahyt] /ˈlɛn əˌnaɪt/.
Origin of Leninist
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Examples from the Web for leninist
In Western political terms, we might think of them as a Leninist vanguard.Why the Caliphate Will Devour Its Children
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But this is the desperate logic of Leninist dreamers, not a reasoned plan.Partition Skepticism and the Future of the Peace Process
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After this six-and-a-half-hour civics lesson, let us now return to the Leninist mode: that of crushing the opposition.What Was Obama Thinking?
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