white nationalist

noun
variants: less commonly

White Nationalist

Definition of white nationalist

  1. :  one of a group of militant whites who espouse white supremacy and advocate enforced racial segregation … his vision for the community—an enclave where residents fly “racialist” banners, where they are able to import enough … white nationalists to take control of the town government … — John Eligon, New York Times, 30 Aug. 2013

white nationalism

less commonly

White Nationalism

noun … a far right platform that includes white nationalism and opposition to Israel. — Mike Sunnucks, Phoenix Business Journal, 21 Sept. 2006

There's more!

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!
Already a subscriber? Log in.

First Known Use of white nationalist

1970


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up white nationalist? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

conspicuously offensive

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!