Definition of Rousseauist in English:

Rousseauist

noun

  • A follower or adherent of Jean-Jacques Rousseau or his beliefs.

adjective

  • = Rousseauian.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From the name of Jean-Jacques Rousseau + -ist. Compare German Rousseauist, noun, French rousseauiste.

Pronunciation

Rousseauist

/ˈruːsəʊɪst/