Ba·​bou·​vist | \ -ə̇st \
plural -s

Definition of Babouvist

: an advocate of Babouvism

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First Known Use of Babouvist

1800, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Babouvist

French babouviste, from F.E. Babeuf + French -iste -ist

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“Babouvist.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 28 January 2020.

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