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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who takes a position in the political middle adj. - Supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative.

Usage examples (29)
  • I love how the word centrist kept popping up in the column.
  • Eight days later, Rep. John Tanner, another centrist, is joining Moore.
  • This would tend to result in centrist candidates being elected, rather than exteme candidates.
  • In the open seat race to succeed retiring 11-term centrist Representative Jim Kolbe (R), anything could happen. for more
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