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revanchist

noun re·vanch·ist \ rə-ˈväⁿ-shist \
|Updated on: 30 Jul 2018

Definition of revanchist

: one who advocates a policy of revanche

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1926

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revanchist

adjective

Definition of revanchist

: of or relating to a policy of revanche

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1948

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