Definition of activism in English:

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activism

Pronunciation: /ˈaktəˌvizəm/

noun

The policy or action of using vigorous campaigning to bring about political or social change.
Example sentences
  • They encouraged political activism by organising and advertising demonstrations and protests.
  • This is a brilliant merging of mainstream film production and political activism.
  • As is often the norm, university was the beginning of my serious political activism.

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Syllabification: ac·tiv·ism

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