Definition of Octobrist in English:


Line breaks: Oc¦to|brist
Pronunciation: /ɒkˈtəʊbrɪst


  • A member of the moderate party in the Russian Duma, which supported Tsar Nicholas II’s reforming manifesto of 30 October 1905.
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    • The leader of the Octobrists in the Duma, Guchkov, in protest resigned from his office of Duma president.
    • The Octobrists were a group that wanted to accept the October Manifesto and saw it as a way forward.


suggested by Russian oktyabrist.

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