non·​cap·​i·​tal·​ist ˌnän-ˈka-pə-tə-list How to pronounce noncapitalist (audio)
 British also  kə-ˈpi-tə-
: not capitalist: such as
: not practicing or advocating capitalism
a noncapitalist country
: not marked by capitalism
a noncapitalist system

Examples of noncapitalist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Our stepwise innovations in CI systems—such as representative, nation-state democracy, capitalist and noncapitalist markets, and bureaucratic technocracy—have already shaped the modern world. Wired, 15 Aug. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1827, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of noncapitalist was in 1827

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“Noncapitalist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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