Definition of corporate state in English:

corporate state

Line breaks: cor|por|ate state


A state governed by representatives not of geographical areas but of vocational corporations of the employers and employees in each trade, profession, or industry.
More example sentences
  • Is this a slippery slope toward a corporate state in which our employers control everything we do?
  • I would argue that I don't live in a democracy but a corporate state.
  • With the freedom of the erstwhile colonies, the corporations and corporate states had to find a new means to dominate the world.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day flagitious
Pronunciation: fləˈdʒɪʃəs
(of a person or their actions) criminal; villainous