Definition of environmentalist in English:

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Pronunciation: /inˌvīrənˈmen(t)ələst/


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.
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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