Centrist - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsentrɪst|  American pronunciation of the word centrist
Brit.  |ˈsɛntrɪst|  British pronunciation of the word centrist

noun

- a person who takes a position in the political center (syn: moderate, moderationist)

adjective

- supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative (syn: middle-of-the-road)

Examples

The group advocates a return to centrist politics.

The candidate hopes to appeal to centrists nationwide.

Word forms

adjective
singular: centrist
plural: centrists
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