HyperDic: trotsky

English > 1 sense of the word Trotsky:
NOUNperson Trotsky, Leon Trotsky, Lev Davidovich BronsteinRussian revolutionary and Communist theorist who helped Lenin and built up the army
Trotsky > pronunciation
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English > Trotsky: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningRussian revolutionary and Communist theorist who helped Lenin and built up the army; he was ousted from the Communist Party by Stalin and eventually assassinated in Mexico (1879-1940).
SynonymsLeon Trotsky, Lev Davidovich Bronstein
Instance ofBolshevik, BolshevistA Russian member of the left-wing majority group that followed Lenin and eventually became the Russian communist party
revolutionist, revolutionary, subversive, subverterA radical supporter of political or social revolution
SpanishLeón Trotski, Leon Trotsky, Lev Trotski, Trotsky
CatalanLeon Trotsky, Lev Trotski, Trotsky
NounsTrotskyistradicals who support Trotsky's theory that socialism / socialism must be established throughout the world by continuing revolution

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