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Definition of the noun obstructionist
What does obstructionist mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: obstructionists
- someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take
- lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
- synonyms of obstructionist: obstructer / obstructor / resister / thwarter
- more generic words: controversialist / disputant / eristic = a person who disputes
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by William S. Geimer
A major obstructionist is the U.S. In the West, the matter is ignored except when North Korea makes threats, or there is a development in the struggle to deprive Iran of nuclear weapons while justifying them for Israel. Where then, had all this ...
by Naakesh A. Dewan, Nancy M. Lorenzi, Robert T. Riley, Sarbori R. Bhattacharya
The obstructionist is a guardian of the status ...
Molière's Theatrical Bounty (1990)
A New View of the Plays by Albert Bermel
Its obstructionist is a good man, while its entertaining conniver is a bad one. Some writers have traced distinctions between the three Mascarille personae ( the ones in this play, Loving Spite, and Two Precious Maidens Ridiculed), who wore ...
by Glenna R Schroeder-Lein
After theBattle of Chickamauga in September 1863,the medical directorfor the Confederate Armyof Tennessee's general hospitals complained about several obstructionist quartermasters who refused to provide transportation for the wounded ...
The Narcissism Bible by Sam Vaknin
the obstructionist group) versus inferior (the demanding and deserving individual ...
FILIBUSTER obstructionist tactic in which a member (or members) of a legislative body continues to talk so that a vote is delayed or prevented. A second meaning is the practice of using a privately-funded military expedition to take over a ...
by Houghton Mifflin Company, Webster
obstructionist. off nox-ious iob-nok'sh»s. ab- adi [Lai obaonosui, hurtful < obnoxius, punishable : ob. to - noxa. iniurv., 1. Highly offensive or disagreeable : REPUGNANT <an obnoxious boor> 2. Likely to cause harm, iniury . or evil.
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Scrabble value of O1B3S1T1R1U1C3T1I1O1N1I1S1T1
The value of this 14-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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