Definición de sectionalism en inglés:

sectionalism

Saltos de línea: sec¦tion¦al|ism
Pronunciación: /ˈsɛkʃ(ə)n(ə)lɪz(ə)m
 
/

sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • Restriction of interest to a narrow sphere; undue concern with local interests or petty distinctions at the expense of general well-being: the rise of democracy, capitalism, and sectionalism [with modifier]: this line stressed a national interest rather than anti-gay sectionalism
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Only a prince could be captain and stand apart from the competing interests of sectionalism, race, caste, creed and customs.
    • Concerning sectionalism and the Civil War, no attempt is made to show how the sharpening divide between North and South shaped theological ideas.
    • The initial assumption of this relationship was one of sectionalism although the convenor noted that all of the shop stewards worked together,

Derivativos

sectionalist

sustantivo & adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A contrast is usually made with nationalist or sectionalist terrorist activity or insurgencies.
  • That should be worthy of note without sectionalist carping.
  • It brought together antislavery sectionalists and other northern dissenters from the old party system.

Más definiciones de sectionalism 

Definición de sectionalism en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día milord
Pronunciación: mɪˈlɔːd
noun
used to address an English nobleman