maximalist definition

  • noun:
    • person who advocates direct or radical activity to secure a social or governmental objective with its entirety: "the maximalists . . . who would like the undivided land” ( Arthur Hertzberg).
    • people with maximalist values or inclinations; a person who likes redundancy or excess
  • adjective:
    • Preferring redundancy; tending to do or offer even more rather than less

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