Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of satyagrahi in English:
noun (plural satyagrahis or same)
A person who practises the policy of satyagraha: as a satyagrahi, suffering in the path of freedom and justice was part of his creed
More example sentences
- In the last days of the struggle, police rode roughshod over the satyagrahis who refused to part with the contraband salt.
- The remaining satyagrahis, joined by others, continued their non-violent struggle for a whole month, till the end of May 1930.
- Fearing arrest and imprisonment for harbouring satyagrahis, the local landlords refused to accommodate the marchers in the traveller's inns under their control.
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