Definition of Robespierrist in English:

Robespierrist

noun

  • A follower or supporter of Robespierre; a Jacobin.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or supporting Robespierre or Robespierrists.

Origin

Early 19th century. From the name of Maximilien François Marie Isidore de Robespierre, one of the leaders in the French Revolution + -ist, after French robespierriste, noun and adjective.

Pronunciation

Robespierrist

/ˈrəʊbzpɪɛːrɪst/