Meaning of Mendèsist in English:

Mendèsist

Pronunciation /mɛnˈdɛzɪst/

noun

(also Mendesist)
Politics
  • A supporter or advocate of Mendès-France or his political policies.

adjective

(also Mendesist)
Politics
  • Of or relating to Mendès-France of his policies.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Yale French Studies. From the name of Pierre Mendès-France, French socialist politician and premier + -ist, after French mendèsiste (noun and adjective; 1958).