Mispronounced form of Terrorist. Listen to George W. Bush speak, and you'll hear him say it.
"We must be strong and viligant, and unite ourselves against these terrists."
by The Grapist May 28, 2004
Someone who's dedication to the land that feeds them is greater than their dedication to the autocrats claiming to dictate the terms of their connection to that land. "Terrist" from "terra", Latin for "Earth."`
"Fucking terrists sabotaged the log-cutting machine again."
by Jeremiah Junken June 05, 2006
A term used by unintelligent folks whose vindictive nature leads to inane actions such as spray-painting misspellings of the word "terrorist" on others' property.
That couple in California was supposedly harboring terrists, but I guess Fox News was wrong.
by TheJay August 25, 2005