reformist

[ ri-fawr-mist ]
/ rɪˈfɔr mɪst /

noun

a person who advocates or practices reform; reformer.
a member of any reformed denomination.

adjective

Also re·form·is·tic. of or belonging to a movement for reform.

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Origin of reformist

First recorded in 1580–90; reform + -ist

OTHER WORDS FROM reformist

re·form·ism, nounan·ti·re·form·ist, noun, adjective
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