Definition of denialist in English:


Line breaks: de¦nial|ist
Pronunciation: /dɪˈnʌɪ(ə)lɪst


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
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  • But denialists have never been interested in understanding the science, after all, if they understood it, they could not be in denial anymore.
  • He came under the influence of a group of maverick scientists known as Aids denialists.
  • Until recently, AIDS researchers and activists in the United States tended to regard the denialists with derision, assuming they would fade away.



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  • 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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