eco-warrior

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈiː.kəʊ ˌwɒ.ɹi.ɔˑɹ/

Noun[edit]

eco-warrior (plural eco-warriors)

  1. An environmentalist who places a greater emphasis upon taking practical action, rather than upon theoretical considerations, in order to advance an ecological ideology.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often used ironically to refer to an environmentalist who is far less extreme in their actions.