Nazi

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noun Na·zi \ ˈnät-sē , ˈnat- \

Definition of Nazi

1 :a member of a German fascist party controlling Germany from 1933 to 1945 under Adolf Hitler
2 often not capitalized
a :one who espouses the beliefs and policies of the German Nazis :fascist
b :one who is likened to a German Nazi :a harshly domineering, dictatorial, or intolerant person
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nazi

adjective, often capitalized

nazification

play \ˌnät-si-fə-ˈkā-shən, ˌnat-\ noun, often capitalized

nazify

play \ˈnät-si-ˌfī, ˈnat-\ transitive verb, often capitalized

Examples of nazi in a Sentence

  1. a gang of racist Nazis

Origin and Etymology of nazi

German, by shortening & alteration from Nationalsozialist, from national national + Sozialist socialist


NAZI Defined for English Language Learners

Nazi

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Definition of Nazi for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a German political party that controlled Germany from 1933 to 1945 under Adolf Hitler

  • : an evil person who wants to use power to control and harm other people especially because of their race, religion, etc.


NAZI Defined for Kids

Nazi

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noun Na·zi \ ˈnät-sē \

Definition of Nazi for Students

:a member of a political party controlling Germany from 1933 to 1945

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