[ suh-prem-uh-sist, soo- ]
/ səˈprɛm ə sɪst, sʊ- /
a person who believes in or advocates the supremacy of a particular group, especially a racial group: a white supremacist.
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Example sentences from the Web for supremacist
He immediately offered to tell the authorities everything he knew about a supremacist organization known as The Order.The Killer Klansman’s Missing Years as a Federal Informant|Michael Daly|April 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This twisted defense of colonialism is as repulsive as it is supremacist and archaic.
British Dictionary definitions for supremacist
/ (sʊˈprɛməsɪst, sjʊ-) /
a person who promotes or advocates the supremacy of any particular group
characterized by belief in the supremacy of any particular group
Derived forms of supremacistsupremacism or suprematism, noun
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