[ treyd-yoon-yuh-nist ]
/ ˈtreɪd ˈyun yə nɪst /
a member of a trade union.
a person who favors or advocates trade unionism.
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Also trades-un·ion·ist .
Origin of trade unionist
First recorded in 1830–40
Words nearby trade unionist
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