Definition of Lovestonite
: a member of a faction of the American Communist party deviating from party policy especially on the question of accepting and working with established trade unions
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:
- 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of lovestonite
Jay Lovestone, 20th century American union leader expelled from the Communist party in 1929 + English -ite
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up Lovestonite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).