anarchist anarchist  /ˈæ nər kəst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an advocate of anarchism

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It might seem very odd to look to a long-dead Russian anarchist for business advice.
  2. All this and much more come from a 48-year-old innocent anarchist; his language has the touch of the poet and of the bomb thrower; he looks like actor James Woods in a bow tie.
  3. The brawny anarchist did the digging.

News

  1. 'Anarchist' convicted in Ohio bridge bomb plot

    By Kim Palmer AKRON, Ohio (Reuters) - A self-described anarchist who acted as his own lawyer was convicted on Thursday of attempting to blow up a four-lane highway bridge near Cleveland in April 2012. A jury in Akron federal court convicted Joshua Stafford, 24, of conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction and other charges and he now faces up to life in prison. ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. 'Anarchist' accused in Cleveland bomb plot says had no ill intent

    By Kim Palmer AKRON, Ohio (Reuters) - A self-described anarchist who could face life in prison if convicted in a failed plot to blow up a four-lane highway bridge near Cleveland told a jury on Tuesday that he had no ill intent. Joshua Stafford, 24, is the only one of five defendants to go on trial in the alleged failed plot to destroy the bridge, which is located 30 miles south of Cleveland and ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. 'Anarchist' accused in Cleveland bridge bomb plot goes on trial

    By Kim Palmer AKRON, Ohio (Reuters) - Opening statements begin Tuesday in the trial of Joshua Stafford, a self-described anarchist accused of plotting to blow up a four-lane highway bridge near Cleveland. The plot failed. Stafford, 24, is the only one of five defendants to go on trial in the alleged plot to destroy the bridge, which is located 30 miles south of Cleveland and runs through ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. When asked about that possibility, McCormack said: "We all know from history that there are a number of these anarchist groups in Greece, and that they are sometimes violent. I can't tell you if one of those is responsible for this particular...
    on Jan 12, 2007 By: Sean McCormack Source: Washington Post

  2. "He's 78, I'm 43, I will defer," Stewart told the AP. "I'm not an anarchist. I'm a comedian."
    on Feb 21, 2006 By: Jon Stewart Source: NBC5.com

  3. "If this is terrorist action or work of an anarchist I'm sure it was deliberately done to cow us," House Speaker Jose de Venecia said at the site.
    on Nov 13, 2007 By: Jose de Venecia Source: Forbes

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