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ideologist

[ahy-dee-ol-uh-jist, id-ee-] /ˌaɪ diˈɒl ə dʒɪst, ˌɪd i-/
noun
1.
an expert in ideology.
2.
a person who deals with systems of ideas.
3.
a person advocating a particular ideology.
4.
a visionary.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; ideolog(y) + -ist
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Examples for ideologist
  • Their alleged chief ideologist was found living in a mountain village, in an apartment without any heating.
  • It seems that those dark minded western ideologist needs to learn to accept the world.
  • The true ideologist can reject discipline if his purposes and ideas come into conflict with those of the organization.
British Dictionary definitions for ideologist

ideologist

/ˌaɪdɪˈɒlədʒɪst/
noun
1.
a person who supports a particular ideology, esp a political theorist
2.
a person who studies an ideology or ideologies
3.
a theorist or visionary
Also ideologue (ˈaɪdɪəˌlɒɡ)
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