Sovietise

soviet NOUN 1) (Soviet) a citizen of the former Soviet Union. 2) an elected council in the former Soviet Union. 3) a revolutionary council of workers or peasants in Russia before 1917.
ADJECTIVE (Soviet) of or concerning the former Soviet Union.
DERIVATIVES Sovietism noun Sovietize (also Sovietise) verb.
ORIGIN Russian sovet 'council' .

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  • sovietize — verb 1. bring under Soviet control, of a country • Syn: ↑sovietise • Hypernyms: ↑join, ↑bring together • Verb Frames: Somebody s something 2. model a country s social, political, and economic structure on the Soviet Un …   Useful english dictionary

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