reunionist

noun
re·​union·​ist | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈyün-yə-nist How to pronounce reunionist (audio) \

Definition of reunionist

: an advocate of reunion (as of sects or parties)

Other Words from reunionist

reunionistic \ (ˌ)rē-​ˌyün-​yə-​ˈni-​stik How to pronounce reunionistic (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of reunionist

1866, in the meaning defined above

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“Reunionist.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reunionist. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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