Definition of Atlanticist in US English:


noun & adjective

  • See Atlanticism

    • ‘It is not only possible but wholly sensible for a committed European to be an equally committed Atlanticist.’
    • ‘I am an American and an Atlanticist who believes in the U.N. and in NATO.’
    • ‘Above all, it is precisely the Atlanticist, Blairite kind of economics that French voters rejected on Sunday.’
    • ‘In contrast to Edward Heath she was more of an Atlanticist than a European.’
    • ‘Fischer, a convinced Atlanticist, vigorously objects to posing Europe against the United States.’
    • ‘Whilst Cooper doesn't show any hint of Euroscepticism and is faithful to the party line, it is plain that the influences on her political thought are very much Atlanticist.’
    • ‘But he also recognises that the Atlanticist project has a great appeal to part of the left.’