Definition of communalistic in English:


Pronunciation /kəˌmyo͞onlˈistik/


See communalism

‘A third possibility is that social withdrawal buffers the individual from various negative social consequences in tightly knit social settings, such as may be characteristic of communalistic cultures.’
  • ‘It has also begun to teach communalistic practices to the workers.’
  • ‘Within a communalistic social structure there would be great pressure to conform.’
  • ‘There is likely to be a marked interest in communalistic lifestyles and a great faith in the efficacy of the power of the group to change society.’