actionist

noun
ac·​tion·​ist | \ ˈak-sh(ə-)nist \
plural -s

Definition of actionist

: an advocate of direct action especially in politics

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First Known Use of actionist

1812, in the meaning defined above

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“Actionist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/actionist. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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