Examples of communist in a Sentence
communists were plotting an overthrow of the government
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Zhang, a charismatic entrepreneur, conveyed a curious admixture of economic determinism and capitalism that paired well with the communist and Chinese flags that flanked his desk.
Economists and businesspeople say Beijing is unlikely to give ground on a strategy seen by communist leaders as the path to higher incomes and to restoring China's rightful role as a global leader.
Trump can look back to President Richard Nixon's 1972 trip to China, when the ardent anti-communist defied conventional wisdom to meet Chairman Mao Zedong, irrevocably shifting the Cold War balance and setting China on a path to opening up.
West Berlin, the part of the former German capital occupied by the United States, Britain and France, was an island inside communist East Germany.
But the lack of chemistry between Merkel, a scientist who grew up in communist East Germany, and Trump, a billionaire with a weakness for beauty pageants, is not new.
Well, the reason is that in Livorno [the neighboring town] the Italian communist party was founded.
Bessie is fearful that Mary will be viewed as a communist in America and Mary is concerned that Deborah will marry a non-Jew.
Nixon tried to smear Douglas as a communist sympathizer.
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: a person who believes in communism or is a member of a political party that supports communism
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