Meaning of repressionist in English:

repressionist

Pronunciation /rɪˈprɛʃ(ə)nɪst/ /rɪˈprɛʃənɪst/

noun

  • A person who advocates or practises repression or repressive measures, especially against a particular racial or social group.

adjective

  • That advocates or practises repression; Designating or characteristic of a repressionist.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in British Controversialist. From repression + -ist.