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[mahrk-sist] /ˈmɑrk sɪst/

an adherent of Karl or his theories.
of Karl or his theories.
a follower of Marxism
(of an economic or political theory) analogous to or derived from the doctrines of Karl Marx
of or relating to Marx, Marxism, or Marxists and their theories

1886, “devotee of the teachings of Marx,” from French marxiste, from Karl Marx (1818-1883), German political theorist. The adjective is attested from 1884. The adjectival form Marxian (1940) sometimes is used (e.g. by Groucho) to distinguish the U.S. vaudeville team from the German communist.


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