Definition of gradualist in English:



  • See gradualism

    • ‘He can't be a gradualist because he has only got four years.’
    • ‘Nevertheless, for gradualists, who hoped that devolution would provide a workable and stable form of home rule that could endure for years before coming under question, recent developments have been sobering.’
    • ‘He was a gradualist, and that was because he was historically pessimistic, but not despairing.’
    • ‘Gore talks about more issues and in general is more of a gradualist.’
    • ‘But his approach to changing the status quo is gradualist rather than revolutionary.’