Decembrist

Definition of Decembrist

De`cem´brist
n.1.(Russian Hist.) One of those who conspired for constitutional government against the Emperor Nicholas on his accession to the throne at the death of Alexander I., in December, 1825; - called also Dekabrist.
He recalls the history of the decembrists . . . that gallant band of revolutionists.
- G. Kennan.
Word:

Browse

decayable
Decayed
Decayer
Decease
Deceased
Decede
Decedent
Deceit
Deceitful
Deceitfully
Deceitfulness
Deceitless
Deceivable
Deceivableness
Deceivably
Deceive
Deceiver
decelerate
deceleration
December
-Decembrist-
Decemdentate
Decemfid
Decemlocular
Decempedal
Decemvir
Decemviral
Decemvirate
Decemvirship
Decence
Decency
Decene
Decennary
Decennial
Decennium
Decennoval
decent
decentralisation
decentralise
decentralization
Decentralize
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home