Definition of Coalitionist

1. n. One who joins or promotes a coalition; one who advocates coalition.



Definition of Coalitionist

1. Noun. An advocate of coalition or a partner in a coalition ¹

2. Adjective. Advocating coalition ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Coalitionist

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Coalitionist

coalise
coalised
coalises
coalising
coalite
coalited
coalites
coaliting
coalition
coalition of the willing
coalitional
coalitionary
coalitioner
coalitioners
coalitionism
coalitionist (current term)
coalitionists
coalitions
coalize
coalized
coalizes
coalizing
coalless
coallies
coallike
coally
coalman
coalmen
coalmice
coalmine

Literary usage of Coalitionist

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

1. Speech of Benjamin Barstow, of Salem, on the Abolition Propensities of Caleb by Benjamin Barstow (1853)
"And now, gentlemen, I charge Cal-eb Gushing with deceiving the President, with being •a Whig, a coalitionist, and abolition agitator. ..."

2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1855)
"... of new blood —still this is to be remembered, that the present Cabinet differs from the former one, in so far that it is no longer coalitionist. ..."

3. Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benj. F. Butler by Benjamin Franklin Butler (1892)
"Less than one third of the senators were elected, but those elected were substantially all of coalitionist persuasion. There were vacancies for ..."

4. The Liberal Republican Movement by Earle Dudley Ross (1910)
"... short-comings in Sumner's “Philippic” furnished a convenient summary which was freely augmented and embellished by the coalitionist editors and speakers ..."

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