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fas·cist  audio  (fshst) KEY 

NOUN:
  1. often Fascist An advocate or adherent of fascism.
  2. A reactionary or dictatorial person.
ADJECTIVE:
  1. often Fascist Of, advocating, or practicing fascism.
  2. Fascist Of or relating to the regime of the Fascisti.

ETYMOLOGY:
Italian fascista, from fascio, group ; see fascism

OTHER FORMS:
fas·cistic  (f-shstk) KEY (Adjective)


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