Meaning of federalist
Pronunciation: (fed'ur-u-list), [key]
- an advocate of federalism.
- (cap.)a member or supporter of the Federalist party.
- of federalism or the Federalists.
- a series of 85 essays (1787–88) by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay, written in support of the Constitution.
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