Definition of communitarian in English:

communitarian

adjective

  • Based on or adhering to the theory or ideology of communitarianism.

    ‘communitarian groups’
    • ‘communitarian values’

Pronunciation

communitarian

/kəˌmyo͞onəˈterēən/ /kəˌmjunəˈtɛriən/

noun

  • A person who advocates or supports the theory or ideology of communitarianism.

Pronunciation

communitarian

/kəˌmyo͞onəˈterēən/ /kəˌmjunəˈtɛriən/

Origin

Mid 19th century from community+ -arian, on the pattern of words such as unitarian.