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noncommunist

adjective non·com·mu·nist \ ˌnän-ˈkäm-yə-nist , -yü- \
variants: or less commonly non-Communist
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of noncommunist

: not of or relating to communism or a Communist party : not communist
  • noncommunist countries
  • a non-Communist government

First Known Use of noncommunist

1874


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noncommunist

noun
variants: or less commonly non-Communist

Definition of noncommunist

plural noncommunists also non-Communists
: one who is not an adherent of communism or a member of a Communist party
  • Leaders in Beijing now have democratic debates and votes within the party but still prohibit noncommunists from forming parties of their own.
  • —Madeleine K. Albright

First Known Use of noncommunist

1879


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