Dictionary

maximalist

maximalist

noun max·i·mal·ist \-s(ə-)mə-list\

Definition of MAXIMALIST

:  one who advocates immediate and direct action to secure the whole of a program or set of goals
maximalist adjective

First Known Use of MAXIMALIST

1907

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: maximinPrevious Word in the Dictionary: maximalAll Words Near: maximalist
February 27, 2015
rationale Hear it
An explanation or underlying reason
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears