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The term often implies disapproval, signifying views that are seen as unreasonable or overly aggressive. SlideHis extremist rhetoric alienated even his closest supporters.
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Social ImpactPlay
The word 'extremist' suggests actions or beliefs that can be disruptive or harmful to society. SlideExtremist groups can threaten the stability of a region.
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Context SensitivityPlay
Use with caution, as calling someone an 'extremist' may offend and halt dialogue. SlideLabeling the reformers as 'extremists' ended the negotiations.