Abolitionist

All possible synonyms of the word Abolitionist as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abolitionist, emancipationist

Definition

  • a reformer who favors abolishing slavery

Synonyms

  • abolitionist
  • emancipationist

Hypernyms

  • reformer, reformist, crusader, social reformer, meliorist: a disputant who advocates reform

Instance hyponyms

  • Beecher, Henry Ward Beecher: United States clergyman who was a leader for the abolition of slavery (1813-1887)
  • Brown, John Brown: abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)
  • Douglass, Frederick Douglass: United States abolitionist who escaped from slavery and became an influential writer and lecturer in the North (1817-1895)
  • Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison: United States abolitionist who published an anti-slavery journal (1805-1879)
  • Stowe, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe: United States writer of a novel about slavery that advanced the abolitionists' cause (1811-1896)
  • Tappan, Arthur Tappan: United States abolitionist (1786-1865)
  • Truth, Sojourner Truth: United States abolitionist and feminist who was freed from slavery and became a leading advocate of the abolition of slavery and for the rights of women (1797-1883)
  • Tubman, Harriet Tubman: United States abolitionist born a slave on a plantation in Maryland and became a famous conductor on the Underground Railroad leading other slaves to freedom in the North (1820-1913)
  • Weld, Theodore Dwight Weld: United States abolitionist (1803-1895)

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