Adjective "gaullist" definition and examples

(Gaullist may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈɡɔːlɪst/

Definitions and examples

adjective & noun

  1. 'To put an end to class struggle, Gaullists hope to make use of participation, a nineteenth-century concept of which the general spoke frequently, but which he allowed his associates to ignore.'
  2. 'It began on the evening of November 21, called by four unions that cited fears that the Gaullist government intends to privatise the rail network.'

More definitions

1. a supporter of the political principles of Charles de Gaulle.

2. a French person who supported the French resistance movement against the Nazi occupation in World War II.

More examples(as adjective)

"christians can be gaullist."

Origin

(Gaullist)