Definition of Federalists

1. Noun. (plural of federalist) ¹



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Definition of Federalists

1. federalist [n] - See also: federalist

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Federalists

federal officials
federal question
federal question jurisdiction
federal savings bank
federal tax lien
federalese
federaleses
federalisation
federalise
federalised
federalises
federalising
federalism
federalisms
federalist
federalists (current term)
federalization
federalizations
federalize
federalized
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federalizing
federally
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federaries
federary
federast
federasts
federate
federated

Literary usage of Federalists

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1. The Life of Thomas Jefferson by Henry Stephens Randall (1858)
"... Congressional caucuses, 543 ; broken condition of federalists at close of sixth Congress, 637 ; proceedings of parties in Presidential canvass of 1800, ..."

2. The History of North America by Guy Carleton Lee, Francis Newton Thorpe (1904)
"The federalists were in favor of the adoption of the Constitution, ... The federalists favored a strong central government and looked upon the Articles of ..."

3. Formation of the Union, 1750-1829 / by Albert Bushnell Hart by Albert Bushnell Hart (1897)
"The federalists persevered, but South Carolina deserted them, so that both Jefferson and Burr received seventy- three votes, and Adams had only sixty-five. ..."

4. The Constitutional History of the United States, 1765/1895 by Francis Newton Thorpe (1901)
"The policy of the Anti-federalists was to persuade the people that the Constitution ... The Anti-federalists did not tell the people how faithfully the ..."

5. A History of the People of the United States: From the Revolution to the by John Bach McMaster (1892)
"With the help of the federalists the war Republicans had now dragged ... It was with the utmost difficulty, and with all the help the federalists gave, ..."

6. The Federalist System, 1789-1801 by John Spencer Bassett (1906)
"CHAPTER XIX DOWNFALL OF THE federalists (1798-1801) THE congressional elections of 1798 were hotly contested by the federalists. That party felt a supreme ..."

7. American Politics (non-partisan) from the Beginning to Date: Embodying a by Thomas Valentine Cooper (1892)
"After this the Anti-federalists were given a new name, that of "Close! Obstructionists," because they naturally desired to interpret the new instrument ..."

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