Definition of boosterism in English:


Syllabification: boost·er·ism
Pronunciation: /ˈbo͞ostəˌrizəm


chiefly North American
  • The enthusiastic promotion of a person, organization, or cause: a barrage of boosterism about the wonderful recreation facilities
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    • Younger editors, however, were also more likely to support boosterism, a practice that has tarnished the image of sports departments.
    • We've never encountered such boosterism from a mainstream journalist before.
    • Meanwhile, the fleet footed and well connected have profited from surging exports, a bubbly urban real estate market and, occasionally, government boosterism.

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