Meaning of animalist in English:

animalist

Pronunciation /ˈanɪm(ə)lɪst/

noun

  • An animal liberationist.

    ‘The most ideologically-minded animalists want their cats to become vegetarian too (an animalist is of necessity vegetarian, otherwise he or she wouldn’t be an animalist!).’
    • ‘She is an animalist, since she does not exploit poor reindeer.’
    • ‘I love gardening and I’m an active member of an animalist organization.’