Definition of Blair, Tony in English:
(B.1953), British Labour statesman, Prime Minister 1997–2007; full name Anthony Charles Lynton Blair. He was elected leader of the Labour Party in 1994. His landslide victory in the election of 1997 gave his party its biggest-ever majority and made him the youngest Prime Minister since Lord Liverpool in 1812.
- 1Blairism noun
- Example sentences
- The bigger questions pertain to the inner paradoxes of Blairism, with which this speech was riddled.
- The ‘left’ which has consistently failed to offer a winning alternative to Blairism is now drifting towards the politics of bitter revenge.
- Anti-war voters not only want credible parties which took a principled stand against the war, they want radical policies, reversing the Thatcherism and Blairism of the last 25 years.
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