Definition of leftism in English:

leftism

Line breaks: left|ism
Pronunciation: /ˈlɛftɪz(ə)m
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • The political views or policies of the left: she wrote an article which was highly critical of leftism
    More example sentences
    • I can't make any categorical statements about the history of student leftism.
    • After all, the defense of vulnerable men and women is classic leftism.
    • Modern leftism needs to root out its failed Marxism.

Derivatives

leftist

noun & adjective
More example sentences
  • I actually read the infamous Communist Manifesto by Marx and other leftist literature.
  • Radicals and leftists have to be visible, and visible in an aspirational way.
  • There, the military had overthrown the elected leftist government and murdered thousands of its supporters.

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