Falangist

noun
Fa·​lan·​gist | \ fə-ˈlan-jist How to pronounce Falangist (audio) , ˈfā-ˌlan- How to pronounce Falangist (audio) \

Definition of Falangist

: a member of the fascist political party governing Spain after the civil war of 1936–39

First Known Use of Falangist

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Falangist

Spanish falangista, from Falange española Spanish Phalanx, a fascist organization

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“Falangist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Falangist. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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