Marx

[mahrks; German mahrks]
noun
  1. Karl (Hein·rich) [kahrl hahyn-rik; German kahrl hahyn-rikh] /kɑrl ˈhaɪn rɪk; German kɑrl ˈhaɪn rɪx/, 1818–83, German economist, philosopher, and socialist.
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  • Hart Schaffner and Marx had not yet become rural America's tailor.

    Dust

    Mr. and Mrs. Haldeman-Julius

  • This spiritual side of Marx must be considered if we would understand the man.

    Socialism

    John Spargo

  • One is reminded of the saying of Marx that capitalism produces its own gravediggers.

    Socialism

    John Spargo

  • In it, Marx for the first time shows his complete confidence in the theory.

    Socialism

    John Spargo

  • Marx, however, does not appear to have been directly influenced by it to any extent.

    Socialism

    John Spargo


British Dictionary definitions for marx

Marx

noun
  1. Karl (karl). 1818–83, German founder of modern communism, in England from 1849. With Engels, he wrote The Communist Manifesto (1848). He developed his theories of the class struggle and the economics of capitalism in Das Kapital (1867; 1885; 1895). He was one of the founders of the International Workingmen's Association (First International) (1864)
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