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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun activist:

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Definition of the noun activist

What does activist mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: activists

  1. a militant reformer

Alternative definition of the noun activist

noun

  1. one who is politically active in the role of a citizen; especially, one who campaigns for change
  2. one who is conspicuously more active in carrying out any occupational or professional functions.

Definition of the adjective activist

What does activist mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. advocating or engaged in activism

Person

Who is Activist?

Activist a.k.a. Foad Manshadi: Foad Manghouly known also as Foad Manshadi or simply Foad, is a recording artist, musician, rapper, blogger, and social activist residing in Los Angeles, California. Foad uses his music as a forum for bringing light to social justice issues, including poverty, sexism, homophobia, and theocracy. His music serves as a forum for his feelings and ideas and is inspired by world music. Foad has practiced vegetarianism since his youth.

Characters

  1. Activist is a fictional character from the 1981 film Short Working Day.
  2. Activist is a fictional character from the 2011 film Shwet.
  3. Activist is a fictional character from the 2012 film The Bay.
  4. Activist is a fictional character from the 2011 film The Music Never Stopped.
  5. Activist is a fictional character from the 2010 film Miliband of Brothers.
  6. Activist is a fictional character from the 1995 film Run for Cover.

There are other characters with in their name, like Political activist, Human rights activist.

Miscellanea

Activist is a profession.

  • also known as 運動家

Phrases with Activist

  1. Direct Activist
  2. civil rights activist

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Activist

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Google previewWomen, A Modern Political Dictionary (2000)

by Cheryl Law

activist) (US/lawyer/writer) (US/public service)...

(UK/politician (Australia/activist) (UK/trade ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Community (2003)

From the Village to the Virtual World by DAVID LEVINSON, KAREN CHRISTENSEN

Activist communities are those that seek some sort of structural change in existing social, political, or economic systems, or in some combination of those arenas. They are often distinguished from mutual-aid or self- help organizations that tend ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Television (2014)

by Horace Newcomb, Lambdin Kay Distinguished Professor for the Peabody Awards Horace Newcomb

The ability to produce activist television has increased with developments in technology. In the 1980s, relatively cheap and lightweight video cameras became available. In the 1990s, digital formats and computer-based editing substantially ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations of Education: A-H ; 2, I-Z ; 3, Biographies, visual history, index (2009)

Currently, the social activist tradition in the social foundations of education most clearly manifests itself in the tradition of social justice, which calls for the conscious creation of a more just and equitable society, in terms of race, gender, and ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Corporate Reputation (2016)

by Craig E. Carroll

Activist campaigns involve a combination of tactics applied in opposition to or support of a cause. From sweatshops to shale gas, from tax evasion to genetically modified organisms, many corporate activities nowadays are heavily scrutinized.

Google previewThe Anti-Capitalist Dictionary (2006)

Movements, Histories, and Motivations by David E. Lowes

ACTIVISM/ACTIVIST ers, medical bureaucrats and doctors - and of pharmaceuticals corporation executives as well. FURTHER INFORMATION Activist oriented campaigns: www.actupnv.org/indexfolder/links. html Statistics: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Public Relations (2013)

by Robert L. Heath

Activist movements tend to evolve through various stages of development. At each stage, the organization faces various communication and organizational challenges. One fertile area of research is the identification of the various stages in the ...

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Small photo of BRUSSELS, BELGIUM, SEPTEMBER 20: Activist signs during the TTIP GAME OVER demonstration in Brussels. A call for direct actions on Free Trade Agreements such as TTIP CETA and TISA. Belgium 2016Small photo of BRUSSELS, BELGIUM, SEPTEMBER 20: Activist signs during the TTIP GAME OVER demonstration in Brussels. A call for direct actions on Free Trade Agreements such as TTIP CETA and TISA. Belgium 2016Small photo of NEW YORK CITY - JULY 23 2016: More than one hundred activists braved scorching Brooklyn heat to rally at the Barclay's Center & marching through downtown Brooklyn. Actress & activist Susan SarandonSmall photo of Pretty activist happy to do voluntary workSmall photo of activist with the megaphone during a protestSmall photo of NEW YORK CITY - JULY 23 2016: More than one hundred activists braved scorching Brooklyn heat to rally at the Barclay's Center & marching through downtown Brooklyn. Actress & activist Susan SarandonSmall photo of NEW YORK CITY - JULY 23 2016: More than one hundred activists braved scorching Brooklyn heat to rally at the Barclay's Center & marching through downtown Brooklyn. Actress & activist Susan Sarandon More...

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Quotes about Activist

To me, conflict is a deeply spiritual place. It's the high-energy place where power meets power, where change and transformation can occur. (Starhawk)
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Scrabble value of A1C3T1I1V4I1S1T1

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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