anti-Stalinist

adjective
an·​ti-Sta·​lin·​ist | \ ˌan-tē-ˈstä-lə-nist, -ˈsta-, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-Stalinist (audio) \

Definition of anti-Stalinist

: characterized by or expressing opposition to or hostility toward Stalinism … a leading anti-Stalinist political dissident during the Soviet era.— Joseph P. Kahn anti-Stalinist Marxism

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anti-Stalinist noun, plural anti-Stalinists
He was arrested as part of Stalin's paranoid purge of suspected anti-Stalinists and sentenced to eight years in a labor camp in Siberia. — Ann Blackman

First Known Use of anti-Stalinist

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-Stalinist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-Stalinist. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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