Definition of entryist in English:


(also entrist)


See entryism

  • ‘In both cases, those expelled were at least accused of practical breaches of the party's constitution - of operating an entryist faction in the first case and standing against an official Labour candidate in the other.’
  • ‘There were legitimate arguments in favour of an entrist policy.’
  • ‘The union is increasingly in the grip of what one minister, who does know about these things, calls ‘hard-left ‘entryists’ who joined the union years ago with the specific aim of causing industrial trouble’.’