Etymology
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feminist (n.)

1892, from French féministe (1872); also see feminism. As an adjective by 1894. Womanist sometimes was tried as a native alternative. Femalist already had been taken as "courter of woman, a gallant" (1610s). Shaw coined hominist for "one who advocates for men the rights and privileges conventionally accorded to women."

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Definitions of feminist
1
feminist (n.)
a supporter of feminism;
Synonyms: women's rightist / women's liberationist / libber
2
feminist (adj.)
of or relating to or advocating equal rights for women;
feminist critique
From wordnet.princeton.edu