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egalitarianism Line breaks: egali|tar¦ian|ism
Pronunciation: /ɪˌɡaləˈtɛːrɪənɪz(ə)m/

Definition of egalitarianism in English:


[mass noun]
The doctrine that all people are equal and deserve equal rights and opportunities.
Example sentences
  • The concept of egalitarianism was expressed in housing through uniformity, regardless of individual needs.
  • These are "top-down" decisions: hardly promoting the egalitarianism of the Internet.
  • In spite of the acquisition of wealth and Western goods, egalitarianism continues to be the ideal.
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