Related formssur·viv·al·ism, noun
Examples from the Web for survivalist
“I have a survivalist instinct,” said Ben, a 28-year-old New Yorker.
“My parents bought a big trailer of survivalist gear that they kept in the yard for years,” Pizzolatto said.‘True Detective’s’ Godless Universe: Is the HBO Show Anti-Christian?|Andrew Romano|March 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Same for free market economics, religious fanaticism, and a survivalist outlook.
The Twin Cities seem to have an old-time, survivalist, DIY spirit, and DuCett has bottled it.
A survivalist mood deepened in Miyagi prefecture, and spread in nearby Yamagata prefecture.
British Dictionary definitions for survivalist
- a person who believes in ensuring his personal survival of a catastrophic event by arming himself and often by living in the wild
- (as modifier)survivalist weapons