Definition of Mohist in English:

Mohist

(also Moist, Mehist)

noun

Philosophy
  • A follower of the Chinese philosopher Mozi; an adherent of his doctrines or philosophy.

adjective

Philosophy
  • Of, relating to, or following the doctrines of Mozu.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in James Legge (1815–1897), Sinologist and missionary. From Moh + -ist.

Pronunciation

Mohist

/ˈməʊɪst/