Fidelista

noun
Fi·​del·​is·​ta | \ ˌfē-də-ˈlē-stə How to pronounce Fidelista (audio) \

Definition of Fidelista

: an adherent of Castroism

First Known Use of Fidelista

1960, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Fidelista

borrowed from American Spanish, from Fidel castro (ruz) + Spanish -ista -ist entry 1

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“Fidelista.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fidelista. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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