Definition of environmentalist in English:

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environmentalist

Pronunciation: /inˌvīrənˈmen(t)ələst/

noun

1A person who is concerned with or advocates the protection of the environment.
Example sentences
  • So how do concerned environmentalists tackle the enormous challenge of driving that switch?
  • Generations of conservationists and environmentalists have reinforced these views.
  • But I cannot support the extreme environmentalist positions that you present in your magazine.
Synonyms
2A person who considers that environment, as opposed to heredity, has the primary influence on the development of a person or group.

Words that rhyme with environmentalist

documentalist, experimentalist, fundamentalist, instrumentalist, mentalist, orientalist, ornamentalist, sentimentalist, transcendentalist

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Syllabification: en·vi·ron·men·tal·ist

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