[ ri-fawr-mist ]
/ rɪˈfɔr mɪst /


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


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

Origin of reformist

First recorded in 1580–90; reform + -ist

Related forms

re·form·ism, nounan·ti·re·form·ist, noun, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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