socialistic

[ soh-shuh-lis-tik ]
/ ˌsoʊ ʃəˈlɪs tɪk /

adjective

of or relating to socialists or socialism.
in accordance with socialism.
advocating or supporting socialism.

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Origin of socialistic

First recorded in 1840–50; social(ism) + -istic

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British Dictionary definitions for socialistic

socialistic
/ (ˌsəʊʃəˈlɪstɪk) /

adjective

resembling or sympathizing with socialism

Derived forms of socialistic

socialistically, adverb
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