Definition of extremism in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɪkˈstriːmɪz(ə)m/
Pronunciation: /ɛkˈstriːmɪz(ə)m/


[mass noun]
The holding of extreme political or religious views; fanaticism: the dangers of religious extremism
More example sentences
  • No other country possesses so many laws against right-wing extremism as Germany.
  • That is why we need less extremism and pulling other people down for political gain in Government.
  • Otherwise their anger and frustration can lead to religious extremism.
fanaticism, radicalism, zealotry, zeal, fundamentalism, dogmatism, bigotry, militancy, activism;
sectarianism, chauvinism, partisanship

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