maximalist

noun max·i·mal·ist \ -s(ə-)mə-list \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of maximalist

:one who advocates immediate and direct action to secure the whole of a program or set of goals

maximalist

adjective

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First Known Use of maximalist

1907


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