Definition of denialist in English:

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denialist

Pronunciation: /dɪˈnʌɪ(ə)lɪst/

noun

A person who refuses to admit the truth of a concept or proposition that is supported by the majority of scientific or historical evidence: the small minority of very vocal climate change denialists [as modifier]: the denialist view
More example sentences
  • To the skeptics' discomfort, their arguments are frequently quoted by the denialists.
  • Thank you for Talbot's excellent series of articles debunking the myths propagated by the AIDS denialists.
  • The denialist side was actively subverting the peer review process.

Derivatives

denialism

Pronunciation: /dɪˈnʌɪ(ə)lɪz(ə)m/
noun
Example sentences
  • There's big money to be made in climate change denialism.
  • For his dedication he gets little thanks or government support in a new era in which denialism begins to dominate.
  • The cause of public confidence in science is ill served by the dogmatic and intolerant banner of 'denialism'.

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