fundamentalist vs fundamentalistic what difference

what is difference between fundamentalist and fundamentalistic

English

Etymology

From fundamental +‎ -ist, after a book series called “The Fundamentals: A Testimony to the Truth“ (1910).

Pronunciation

Noun

fundamentalist (plural fundamentalists)

  1. One who reduces religion to strict interpretation of core or original texts.
    Synonym: (Islam) takfiri
  2. (finance) A trader who trades on the financial fundamentals of the companies involved, as opposed to a chartist or technician.
    Antonyms: chartist, technician
  3. (Christianity) Originally referred to an adherent of an American Christian movement that began as a response to the rejection of the accuracy of the Bible, the alleged deity of Christ, Christ’s atonement for humanity, the virgin birth, and miracles.
  4. (derogatory) A fundamentalist Christian.
    Synonym: fundie

Usage notes

The Associated Press’ AP Stylebook recommends that the term fundamentalist not be used for any group that does not apply the term to itself.

Related terms

  • fundamentalism

Translations

Further reading

  • Fundamentalism on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • The Fundamentals on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

References


Norwegian Nynorsk

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fʉndamɛntalist/ (example of pronunciation)

Noun

fundamentalist m (definite singular fundamentalisten, indefinite plural fundamentalistar, definite plural fundamentalistane)

  1. fundamentalist (one who reduces religion to strict interpretation of core or original texts)

Related terms

  • fundamentalisme
  • fundamentalistisk

References

  • “fundamentalist” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


English

Etymology

fundamental +‎ -istic or fundamentalist +‎ -ic

Adjective

fundamentalistic (comparative more fundamentalistic, superlative most fundamentalistic)

  1. Fundamentalist.

Translations


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