Definition of Nativist

1. Noun. A philosopher who subscribes to nativism.

Generic synonyms: Philosopher
Derivative terms: Nativism



2. Adjective. Advocating the perpetuation of native societies. "The nativistic faith preaches the old values"
Exact synonyms: Nativistic
Partainyms: Nativism, Nativism
Derivative terms: Nativism

3. Adjective. Of or relating to or advocating nativism. "The traditional controversy between the nativistic and empiristic theories"
Exact synonyms: Nativistic
Partainyms: Nativism, Nativism
Derivative terms: Nativism

Definition of Nativist

1. n. An advocate of nativism.

Definition of Nativist

1. Noun. An advocate of nativism. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Nativist

1. an advocate of nativism [n -S] - See also: nativism

Nativist Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Nativist Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Nativist

native sons
native speaker
native speakers
native species
native sulfur
native sulphur
native support
native wit
natively
nativeness
nativenesses
natives
nativisation
nativism
nativisms
nativist (current term)
nativistic
nativists
nativities
nativity
nativity play
nativization
natka
natl.
natlang
natlangs
natraemia
natremia
natrexone hydrochloride
natrian

Literary usage of Nativist

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Political Nativism in New York State by Louis Dow Scisco (1901)
"came the nativist fiasco in the Whig state convention, ... On every hand the strength of nativist sentiment was recognized, and concessions were made to it. ..."

2. Political Nativism in New York State by Louis Dow Scisco (1901)
"came the nativist fiasco in the Whig state convention, ... On every hand the strength of nativist sentiment was recognized, and concessions were made to it. ..."

3. The Constitutional and Political History of the United States by Hermann Von Holst, John Joseph Lalor, Ira Hutchinson Brainerd (1885)
"DISRUPTION OP TFIE nativist PARTY AND THE ELECTION FOR SPEAKER OF 1855-56. The 34th congress had met, on the 3rd of December, 1855. ..."

4. The American Historical Review by American Historical Association (1902)
"The rest of the book recounts the development of secret orders with nativist principles, and later, through the application of the secret society model to ..."

5. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"Berkeley is a nativist as regards the tactual perception of extension in all its forms, and also as regards the visual perception of the second dimension. ..."

6. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"Berkeley is a nativist as regards the tactual perception of extension in all its forms, and also as regards the visual perception of the second dimension. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Nativist

Search for Nativist on Dictionary.com!Search for Nativist on Thesaurus.com!Search for Nativist on Google!Search for Nativist on Wikipedia!

Search