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Definition of the noun federalist

What does federalist mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • federalist: federalists
  • Federalist: Federalists

  1. a member of a former political party in the United States that favored a strong centralized federal government
  2. an advocate of federalism

Definition of the adjective federalist

What does federalist mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. Of or relating to federalism, or its advocates.
  2. Someone who strongly believes in federalism

Phrases with Federalist

  1. federalist party
  2. american federalist party
  3. Anti-Federalist

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Federalist

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Google previewThe Reopening of the American Mind (1998)

On Skepticism and Constitutionalism by James W. Vice

The Federalist is a group of eighty-five essays, usually following a line of argument over several sequential papers.

Google previewAmerican Political Rhetoric (2005)

A Reader by Peter Augustine Lawler, Robert Martin Schaefer

FEDERALIST 9 The Federalist is a series of 85 papers ...

Google previewThe United States Constitution (Revisited) (2011)

by J. Jackson Owensby

The Federalist is a series of newspaper articles written by three great Americans to explain in detail to the colonists the contents and the intent of the U.S. Constitution, or as is more properly labeled, The Constitution for the United States of ...

Google previewThe Rule of Law (1995)

by Ian Shapiro

The Federalist is an important text precisely because it develops such an ...

Google previewAn Elusive Unity (2010)

Urban Democracy and Machine Politics in Industrializing America by James J. Connolly

But enthusiasm for the Tenth Federalist is a relatively recent phenomenon. Commentators all but ignored it through the nineteenth century. Only during the Progressive Era did Madison's argument emerge as a celebrated statement of the ...

Google previewConcept of the Corporation (2017)

by Daniel Elazar

The Federalist is a classic of politics precisely because it manages to be profoundly pragmatic and deeply moral at the same time. But to this philosophy America also owes its worst political blind spot: a refusal to see the existence of an ...

Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (2014)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

The Federalist papers are a series of 85 essays published in 1787 and 1788. Alexander Hamilton, James...

Scholars still recommend the Federalist papers to anyone who wants to understand the Constitution. A group of men wrote the ...

Google previewThe Dictionary Of Public Policy And Administration (2004)

by Jay Shafritz

Federalist No. 78 See judicial review; least dangerous branch. Federalist No, 10 The Federalist paper in which James Madison discusses the problem of FACTIONS and the danger they pose to a political system. Madison feared that the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789–2015, 4th Edition [2 volumes] (2015)

by John R. Vile

The Federalist Papers ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Modern Political Thought (set) (2013)

by Gregory Claeys

The Federalist is widely admired and studied. Both philosophical and practical in nature, it is even ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the American Presidency (2009)

by Facts On File, Incorporated

Federalist Party to modify the Articles of Confederation, became the drafting place for a new document of government. Further, the authors had to explain the creation of the new concept of federalism: the division of power between the ...

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Laws are a dead letter without courts to expound and define their true meaning and operation. (Alexander Hamilton)
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Scrabble value of F4E1D2E1R1A1L1I1S1T1

The value of this 10-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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