Decembrist

noun
De·​cem·​brist | \ di-ˈsem-brist How to pronounce Decembrist (audio) , dē- \

Definition of Decembrist

: one taking part in the unsuccessful uprising against the Russian emperor Nicholas I in December 1825

First Known Use of Decembrist

1877, in the meaning defined above

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“Decembrist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Decembrist. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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