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nonprogressive

  • adjective satellite old-fashioned and out of date
    unprogressive; fusty; standpat.

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walther_richard_rudolf_hess

  • noun Nazi leader who in 1941 flew a solo flight to Scotland in an apparent attempt to negotiate a peace treaty with Great Britain but was imprisoned for life (1894-1987)
    Hess; Rudolf Hess.

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sovietism

  • noun Soviet communism
    Bolshevism; collectivism.

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welfare

  • noun governmental provision of economic assistance to persons in need
    social welfare; public assistance.
    • she lives on welfare
  • noun something that aids or promotes well-being
    benefit.
    • for the benefit of all

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communist

  • noun a member of the communist party
  • noun a socialist who advocates communism
    commie.

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religious

  • noun a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience
  • adjective satellite concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church
    spiritual.
    • religious texts
    • a member of a religious order
    • lords temporal and spiritual
    • spiritual leaders
    • spiritual songs

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proudhon

  • noun French socialist who argued that property is theft (1809-1865)
    Pierre Joseph Proudhon.

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religious_right

  • noun United States political faction that advocates social and political conservativism, school prayer, and federal aid for religious groups and schools

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hidebound

  • adjective satellite stubbornly conservative and narrow-minded
    traditionalist.

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rightism

  • noun the ideology of the political right; belief in or support of the tenets of the political right

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nationalization

  • noun the action of forming or becoming a nation
    nationalisation.
  • noun the action of rendering national in character
    nationalisation.

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rightish

  • adjective satellite tending toward the political right

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castro

  • noun Cuban socialist leader who overthrew a dictator in 1959 and established a Marxist socialist state in Cuba (born in 1927)
    Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro Ruz.

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rightist

  • noun a member of a right wing political party
    right-winger.
  • adjective satellite believing in or supporting tenets of the political right
    right-wing.

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far

  • adjective located at a great distance in time or space or degree
    • we come from a far country
    • far corners of the earth
    • the far future
    • a far journey
    • the far side of the road
    • far from the truth
    • far in the future
  • noun a terrorist organization that seeks to overthrow the government dominated by Tutsi and to institute Hutu control again
    Army for the Liberation of Rwanda; Interahamwe; ALIR; Former Armed Forces.
    • in 1999 ALIR guerrillas kidnapped and killed eight foreign tourists

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ultraconservative

  • noun an extreme conservative; an opponent of progress or liberalism
    extreme right-winger; reactionary.
  • adjective satellite extremely conservative

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choice

  • noun the person or thing chosen or selected
    selection; pick.
    • he was my pick for mayor
  • noun the act of choosing or selecting
    pick; selection; option.
    • your choice of colors was unfortunate
    • you can take your pick

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pierre_joseph_proudhon

  • noun French socialist who argued that property is theft (1809-1865)
    Proudhon.

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eichmann

  • noun Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the concentration camps where millions of Jews were murdered during World War II (1906-1962)
    Karl Adolf Eichmann; Adolf Eichmann.

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guild_socialism

  • noun a form of socialist theory advocating state ownership of industry but managements by guilds of workers

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peace_advocacy

  • noun any policy that advocates maintaining peaceful international relations

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thomas

  • noun United States clockmaker who introduced mass production (1785-1859)
    Seth Thomas.
  • noun United States socialist who was a candidate for president six times (1884-1968)
    Norman Mattoon Thomas; Norman Thomas.

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dictatorship

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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machiavellianism

  • noun the political doctrine of Machiavelli: any means (however unscrupulous) can be used by a ruler in order to create and maintain his autocratic government

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goering

  • noun German politician in Nazi Germany who founded the Gestapo and mobilized Germany for war (1893-1946)
    Hermann Goering; Goring; Hermann Goring; Hermann Wilhelm Goring.

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hess

  • noun English pianist (1890-1965)
    Dame Myra Hess.
  • noun Swiss physiologist noted for studies of the brain (1881-1973)
    Walter Hess; Walter Rudolf Hess.

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menshevik

  • noun a Russian member of the liberal minority group that advocated gradual reform and opposed the Bolsheviks before and during the Russian Revolution

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contra

  • noun a member of the guerrilla force that opposed a left-wing government in Nicaragua

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storm_trooper

  • noun a member of the Nazi SA

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advocacy

  • noun active support of an idea or cause etc.; especially the act of pleading or arguing for something
    protagonism.

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warmonger

  • noun a person who advocates war or warlike policies
    militarist.

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canonical

  • adjective appearing in a biblical canon
    canonic.
    • a canonical book of the Christian New Testament
  • adjective of or relating to or required by canon law
    canonic.

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established

  • adjective brought about or set up or accepted; especially long established
    constituted.
    • the established social order
    • distrust the constituted authority
    • a team established as a member of a major league
    • enjoyed his prestige as an established writer
    • an established precedent
    • the established Church
  • verb set up or found
    found; establish; set up; launch.
    • She set up a literacy program

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royalism

  • noun adherence or attachment to a monarchy or to the principle of monarchal government

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warmongering

  • noun a policy of advocating war
    war advocacy.

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royalist

  • noun an advocate of the principles of monarchy
    monarchist.
  • noun a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War
    Cavalier.

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collectivized

  • adjective satellite characterized by the principle of ownership by the state or the people of the means of production
    collectivised.
  • verb bring under collective control; of farms and industrial enterprises
    collectivize; collectivise.

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socialised

  • adjective satellite under group or government control
    socialized.
    • socialized ownership
    • socialized medicine
  • verb take part in social activities; interact with others
    socialize; socialise.
    • He never socializes with his colleagues
    • The old man hates to socialize

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toe

  • noun one of the digits of the foot
  • noun the part of footwear that provides a covering for the toes

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splinter

  • noun a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal
    sliver.
    • he got a splinter in his finger
    • it broke into slivers
  • verb withdraw from an organization or communion
    break away; secede.
    • After the break up of the Soviet Union, many republics broke away

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stalin

  • noun Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953)
    Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili; Joseph Stalin.

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fuddy

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change

  • noun an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
    modification; alteration.
    • the change was intended to increase sales
    • this storm is certainly a change for the worse
    • the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago
  • noun a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event
    • he attributed the change to their marriage

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extreme

  • noun the furthest or highest degree of something
    • he carried it to extremes
  • noun the point located farthest from the middle of something
    extremum; extreme point.

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anarchism

  • noun a political theory favoring the abolition of governments

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middle_of_the_roader

  • noun a person who takes a position in the political center
    centrist; moderationist; moderate.

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himmler

  • noun German Nazi who was chief of the SS and the Gestapo and who oversaw the genocide of six million Jews (1900-1945)
    Heinrich Himmler.

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social

  • noun a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
    mixer; sociable.
  • adjective relating to human society and its members
    societal.
    • social institutions
    • societal evolution
    • societal forces
    • social legislation

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communisation

  • noun a change from private property to public property owned by the community
    communization.
  • noun the organization of a nation of the basis of communism
    communization.

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anarchist

  • noun an advocate of anarchism
    syndicalist; nihilist.

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civil-libertarian

  • adjective satellite having or showing active concern for protection of civil liberties protected by law

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traditionality

  • noun strict adherence to traditional methods or teachings
    traditionalism.

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fidel_castro_ruz

  • noun Cuban socialist leader who overthrew a dictator in 1959 and established a Marxist socialist state in Cuba (born in 1927)
    Fidel Castro; Castro.

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conventional

  • adjective following accepted customs and proprieties
    • conventional wisdom
    • she had strayed from the path of conventional behavior
    • conventional forms of address
  • adjective satellite conforming with accepted standards
    established.
    • a conventional view of the world

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monocracy

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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bolshie

  • noun emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
    bolshy; Marxist; red; Bolshevik.

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pro-life_faction

  • noun those who argue that induced abortion is killing and should be prohibited

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bolshy

  • noun emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
    Marxist; red; Bolshevik; bolshie.
  • adjective satellite obstreperous
    stroppy.

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segregationist

  • noun someone who believes the races should be kept apart
    segregator.

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progressivism

  • noun the political orientation of those who favor progress toward better conditions in government and society

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adult

  • noun a fully developed person from maturity onward
    grownup.
  • noun any mature animal

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segregationism

  • noun a political orientation favoring political or racial segregation

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believer

  • noun a supporter who accepts something as true
    truster.
  • noun a person who has religious faith
    worshiper; worshipper.

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conformity

  • noun correspondence in form or appearance
    conformance.
  • noun acting according to certain accepted standards
    compliance; conformation; abidance.
    • their financial statements are in conformity with generally accepted accounting practices

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libertarianism

  • noun an ideological belief in freedom of thought and speech

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hitler

  • noun German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
    Der Fuhrer; Adolf Hitler.

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marxist

  • noun an advocate of Marxism
  • noun emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
    bolshy; red; Bolshevik; bolshie.

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friedrich_engels

  • noun socialist who wrote the Communist Manifesto with Karl Marx in 1848 (1820-1895)
    Engels.

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hermann_goring

  • noun German politician in Nazi Germany who founded the Gestapo and mobilized Germany for war (1893-1946)
    Hermann Goering; Goring; Goering; Hermann Wilhelm Goring.

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libertarian

  • noun an advocate of libertarianism
  • noun someone who believes the doctrine of free will

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heinrich_himmler

  • noun German Nazi who was chief of the SS and the Gestapo and who oversaw the genocide of six million Jews (1900-1945)
    Himmler.

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marxism

  • noun the economic and political theories of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels that hold that human actions and institutions are economically determined and that class struggle is needed to create historical change and that capitalism will ultimately be superseded by communism

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pink

  • noun a light shade of red
  • noun any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers
    garden pink.

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haywood

  • noun United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869-1928)
    William Dudley Haywood; Big Bill Haywood.

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joseph_goebbels

  • noun German propaganda minister in Nazi Germany who persecuted the Jews (1897-1945)
    Paul Joseph Goebbels; Goebbels.

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democracy

  • noun the political orientation of those who favor government by the people or by their elected representatives
  • noun a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
    commonwealth; republic.

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buttoned-up

  • adjective satellite (British colloquial) not inclined to conversation
  • adjective satellite conservative in professional manner
    • employers are looking for buttoned-up types

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bolshevism

  • noun Soviet communism
    collectivism; sovietism.

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attachment

  • noun a feeling of affection for a person or an institution
    fond regard.
  • noun a supplementary part or accessory

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nihilist

  • noun someone who rejects all theories of morality or religious belief
  • noun an advocate of anarchism
    syndicalist; anarchist.

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economy

  • noun the system of production and distribution and consumption
    economic system.
  • noun the efficient use of resources
    • economy of effort

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parliamentary

  • adjective relating to or having the nature of a parliament
    • parliamentary reform
    • a parliamentary body
  • adjective satellite having the supreme legislative power resting with a body of cabinet ministers chosen from and responsible to the legislature or parliament
    • parliamentary government

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fascist

  • noun an adherent of fascism or other right-wing authoritarian views
  • adjective relating to or characteristic of fascism
    fascistic.
    • fascist propaganda

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militarist

  • noun a person who advocates war or warlike policies
    warmonger.

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fascism

  • noun a political theory advocating an authoritarian hierarchical government (as opposed to democracy or liberalism)

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adolf_hitler

  • noun German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
    Der Fuhrer; Hitler.

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militarism

  • noun a political orientation of a people or a government to maintain a strong military force and to be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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passivism

  • noun the doctrine that all violence is unjustifiable
    pacificism; pacifism.

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capitalism

  • noun an economic system based on private ownership of capital
    capitalist economy.

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sect

  • noun a subdivision of a larger religious group
    religious order; religious sect.
  • noun a dissenting clique
    faction.

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capitalist

  • noun a conservative advocate of capitalism
  • noun a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)

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communistic

  • adjective relating to or marked by communism
    communist.
    • Communist Party
    • communist governments
    • communistic propaganda

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democratic

  • adjective characterized by or advocating or based upon the principles of democracy or social equality
    • democratic government
    • a democratic country
    • a democratic scorn for bloated dukes and lords"- George du Maurier
  • adjective belong to or relating to the Democratic Party
    • Democratic senator

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wing

  • noun a movable organ for flying (one of a pair)
  • noun one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane

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minded

  • adjective satellite (used in combination) mentally oriented toward something specified
    • civic-minded
    • career-minded
  • verb be offended or bothered by; take offense with, be bothered by
    mind.
    • I don't mind your behavior

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sanctioned

  • adjective satellite conforming to orthodox or recognized rules
    canonic; canonical.
    • the drinking of cocktails was as canonical a rite as the mixing"- Sinclair Lewis
  • verb give sanction to
    O.K.; okay; approve; sanction.
    • I approve of his educational policies

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totalism

  • noun the principle of complete and unrestricted power in government
    absolutism; totalitarianism.

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blimpish

  • adjective satellite pompously ultraconservative and nationalistic

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group

  • noun any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
    grouping.
  • noun (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
    radical; chemical group.

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neocon

  • noun a conservative who subscribes to neoconservatism
    neoconservative.

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caesarism

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; totalitarianism.

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conformist

  • noun someone who conforms to established standards of conduct (especially in religious matters)
  • adjective marked by convention and conformity to customs or rules or styles
    • underneath the radical image teenagers are surprisingly conformist

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monarchism

  • noun a belief in and advocacy of monarchy as a political system

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absolutism

  • noun dominance through threat of punishment and violence
    tyranny; despotism.
  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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square_toes

  • noun a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views
    square.

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liberalistic

  • adjective satellite having or demonstrating belief in the essential goodness of man and the autonomy of the individual; favoring civil and political liberties, government by law with the consent of the governed, and protection from arbitrary authority

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orthodox

  • adjective adhering to what is commonly accepted
    • an orthodox view of the world
  • adjective of or pertaining to or characteristic of Judaism
    Jewish-Orthodox.
    • Orthodox Judaism

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war_advocacy

  • noun a policy of advocating war
    warmongering.

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liberality

  • noun an inclination to favor progress and individual freedom
    liberalness.
  • noun the trait of being generous in behavior and temperament
    liberalness.

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bolshevik

  • noun emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
    bolshy; Marxist; red; bolshie.
  • noun a Russian member of the left-wing majority group that followed Lenin and eventually became the Russian communist party
    Bolshevist.

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republicanism

  • noun the political orientation of those who hold that a republic is the best form of government

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absolutist

  • noun one who advocates absolutism
  • adjective pertaining to the principle of totalitarianism
    absolutistic.

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republican

  • noun an advocate of a republic (usually in opposition to a monarchy)
  • noun a member of the Republican Party

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minimalist

  • noun a conservative who advocates only minor reforms in government or politics
  • noun a practitioner or advocate of artistic minimalism

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autocracy

  • noun a political system governed by a single individual
    autarchy.
  • noun a political theory favoring unlimited authority by a single individual

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collectivised

  • adjective satellite characterized by the principle of ownership by the state or the people of the means of production
    collectivized.
  • verb bring under collective control; of farms and industrial enterprises
    collectivize; collectivise.

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falange

  • noun the Spanish Nazi party under Franco

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conservatism

  • noun a political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes
    conservativism.

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blackshirt

  • noun a member of the Italian fascist party before World War II

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commonwealth

  • noun the official name of some states in the United States (Massachusetts and Pennsylvania and Virginia and Kentucky) and associated territories (Puerto Rico)
  • noun a politically organized body of people under a single government
    land; res publica; country; nation; state; body politic.
    • the state has elected a new president
    • African nations
    • students who had come to the nation's capitol
    • the country's largest manufacturer
    • an industrialized land

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square

  • noun (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon
    foursquare.
    • you can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides
  • noun the product of two equal terms
    second power.
    • nine is the second power of three
    • gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance

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castroism

  • noun a form of communism developed in Cuba by Fidel Castro

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stalinism

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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pacificism

  • noun the doctrine that all violence is unjustifiable
    passivism; pacifism.
  • noun the belief that all international disputes can be settled by arbitration
    pacifism.

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hard

  • adjective not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure
    difficult.
    • a difficult task
    • nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access
    • difficult times
    • why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?
  • adjective dispassionate;
    • took a hard look
    • a hard bargainer

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falangist

  • noun a Spanish member of General Franco's political party
    phalangist.

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unreformed

  • adjective satellite unaffected by the Reformation

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antirightist

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pacificist

  • noun someone opposed to violence as a means of settling disputes
    disarmer; pacifist.

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capitalist_economy

  • noun an economic system based on private ownership of capital
    capitalism.

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collectivistic

  • adjective satellite subscribing to the socialistic doctrine of ownership by the people collectively
    collectivised; collectivized; collectivist; state-controlled.

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socialized

  • adjective satellite under group or government control
    socialised.
    • socialized ownership
    • socialized medicine
  • verb take part in social activities; interact with others
    socialize; socialise.
    • He never socializes with his colleagues
    • The old man hates to socialize

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trooper

  • noun a soldier in a motorized army unit
    cavalryman.
  • noun a mounted policeman

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adhesion

  • noun abnormal union of bodily tissues; most common in the abdomen
  • noun a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally separate anatomical structures

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reformist

  • noun a disputant who advocates reform
    reformer; meliorist; social reformer; crusader.
  • adjective satellite favoring or promoting reform (often by government action)
    reform-minded; progressive.

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red

  • noun red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
    redness.
  • noun a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
    Red River.

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mao_zedong

  • noun Chinese communist leader (1893-1976)
    Mao Tsetung; Mao.

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comrade

  • noun a friend who is frequently in the company of another
    familiar; fellow; associate; companion.
    • drinking companions
    • comrades in arms
  • noun a fellow member of the Communist Party

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theory

  • noun a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world; an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena
    • theories can incorporate facts and laws and tested hypotheses
    • true in fact and theory
  • noun a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena
    hypothesis; possibility.
    • a scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory
    • he proposed a fresh theory of alkalis that later was accepted in chemical practices

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totalistic

  • adjective of or relating to the principles of totalitarianism according to which the state regulates every realm of life
    totalitarian.
    • totalitarian theory and practice
    • operating in a totalistic fashion

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jacobinism

  • noun the ideology of the most radical element of the French Revolution that instituted the Reign of Terror

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paul_joseph_goebbels

  • noun German propaganda minister in Nazi Germany who persecuted the Jews (1897-1945)
    Goebbels; Joseph Goebbels.

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goring

  • noun German politician in Nazi Germany who founded the Gestapo and mobilized Germany for war (1893-1946)
    Hermann Goering; Hermann Goring; Goering; Hermann Wilhelm Goring.
  • verb wound by piercing with a sharp or penetrating object or instrument
    gore.

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colonel_blimp

  • noun any elderly pompous reactionary ultranationalistic person (after the cartoon character created by Sir David Low)
    Blimp.
  • noun a pompous reactionary cartoon character created by Sir David Low

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nationalisation

  • noun the action of forming or becoming a nation
    nationalization.
  • noun the action of rendering national in character
    nationalization.

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segregator

  • noun someone who believes the races should be kept apart
    segregationist.

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radical

  • noun (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
    chemical group; group.
  • noun an atom or group of atoms with at least one unpaired electron; in the body it is usually an oxygen molecule that has lost an electron and will stabilize itself by stealing an electron from a nearby molecule
    free radical.
    • in the body free radicals are high-energy particles that ricochet wildly and damage cells

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cavalier

  • noun a gallant or courtly gentleman
    chevalier.
  • noun a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War
    Royalist.

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one

  • noun the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
    ace; I; unity; 1; single.
    • he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it
    • they had lunch at one
  • noun a single person or thing
    • he is the best one
    • this is the one I ordered

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der_fuhrer

  • noun German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
    Adolf Hitler; Hitler.

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totalitarianism

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism.
  • noun the principle of complete and unrestricted power in government
    absolutism; totalism.

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peaceable

  • adjective satellite inclined or disposed to peace
    peace-loving.
    • they met in a peaceable spirit
    • peace-loving citizens
  • adjective not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
    peaceful.
    • a peaceful nation
    • peaceful times
    • a far from peaceful Christmas
    • peaceful sleep

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chou_en-lai

  • noun Chinese revolutionary and communist leader (1898-1976)
    Zhou En-lai.

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hard_right

  • noun the extreme right wing

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militant

  • noun a militant reformer
    activist.
  • adjective satellite disposed to warfare or hard-line policies
    hawkish; warlike.
    • militant nations
    • hawkish congressman
    • warlike policies

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liberalness

  • noun an inclination to favor progress and individual freedom
    liberality.
  • noun the trait of being generous in behavior and temperament
    liberality.

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karl_adolf_eichmann

  • noun Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the concentration camps where millions of Jews were murdered during World War II (1906-1962)
    Adolf Eichmann; Eichmann.

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state-controlled

  • adjective satellite subscribing to the socialistic doctrine of ownership by the people collectively
    collectivised; collectivistic; collectivized; collectivist.

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storm

  • noun a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
    violent storm.
  • noun a violent commotion or disturbance
    tempest.
    • the storms that had characterized their relationship had died away
    • it was only a tempest in a teapot

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moderationist

  • noun a moderate drinker (as opposed to a total abstainer)
  • noun a person who takes a position in the political center
    centrist; middle of the roader; moderate.

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brownshirt

  • noun a member of the Nazi SA which wore brown uniforms

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german_nazi

  • noun a German member of Adolf Hitler's political party
    Nazi.

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william_dudley_haywood

  • noun United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869-1928)
    Haywood; Big Bill Haywood.

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guild

  • noun a formal association of people with similar interests
    club; society; social club; gild; lodge; order.
    • he joined a golf club
    • they formed a small lunch society
    • men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today

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utopianism

  • noun the political orientation of a Utopian who believes in impossibly idealistic schemes of social perfection

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absolutistic

  • adjective pertaining to the principle of totalitarianism
    absolutist.

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rudolf_hess

  • noun Nazi leader who in 1941 flew a solo flight to Scotland in an apparent attempt to negotiate a peace treaty with Great Britain but was imprisoned for life (1894-1987)
    Hess; Walther Richard Rudolf Hess.

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meritocratic

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of a meritocracy
    • meritocratic society

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pro

  • noun an athlete who plays for pay
    professional.
  • noun an argument in favor of a proposal

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tory

  • noun an American who favored the British side during the American Revolution
  • noun a member of political party in Great Britain that has been known as the Conservative Party since 1832; was the opposition party to the Whigs

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conforming

  • adjective satellite adhering to established customs or doctrines (especially in religion)
    conformist.
  • verb be similar, be in line with
    conform.

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nazify

  • verb cause or force to adopt Nazism or a Nazi character
    • Hitler nazified Germany in the 1930's
    • The arts were nazified everywhere in Germany

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disarmer

  • noun someone opposed to violence as a means of settling disputes
    pacificist; pacifist.

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blimp

  • noun any elderly pompous reactionary ultranationalistic person (after the cartoon character created by Sir David Low)
    Colonel Blimp.
  • noun a small nonrigid airship used for observation or as a barrage balloon
    sausage balloon; sausage.

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dovishness

  • noun any political orientation favoring compromise to avoid conflict

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socialistic

  • adjective advocating or following the socialist principles
    socialist.
    • socialistic government

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reform

  • noun a change for the better as a result of correcting abuses
    • justice was for sale before the reform of the law courts
  • noun a campaign aimed to correct abuses or malpractices
    • the reforms he proposed were too radical for the politicians

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norman_mattoon_thomas

  • noun United States socialist who was a candidate for president six times (1884-1968)
    Thomas; Norman Thomas.

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traditional

  • adjective consisting of or derived from tradition
    • traditional history
    • traditional morality
  • adjective satellite pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines
    • the simple security of traditional assumptions has vanished

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fabianism

  • noun socialism to be established by gradual reforms within the law

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nazism

  • noun a form of socialism featuring racism and expansionism and obedience to a strong leader
    national socialism; Naziism.

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unpeaceful

  • adjective not peaceful
    • unpeaceful times
    • an unpeaceful marriage

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royalist

  • noun an advocate of the principles of monarchy
    monarchist.
  • noun a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War
    Cavalier.

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national_socialism

  • noun a form of socialism featuring racism and expansionism and obedience to a strong leader
    Nazism; Naziism.

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right-winger

  • noun a member of a right wing political party
    rightist.

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communism

  • noun a form of socialism that abolishes private ownership
  • noun a political theory favoring collectivism in a classless society

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zhou_en-lai

  • noun Chinese revolutionary and communist leader (1898-1976)
    Chou En-lai.

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factious

  • adjective satellite dissenting (especially dissenting with the majority opinion)
    divisive; dissentious.

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adolf_eichmann

  • noun Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the concentration camps where millions of Jews were murdered during World War II (1906-1962)
    Karl Adolf Eichmann; Eichmann.

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reed

  • noun tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites
  • noun United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the Communist Labor Party in America in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920)
    John Reed.

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communist

  • noun a socialist who advocates communism
    commie.
  • noun a member of the communist party

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moderatism

  • noun a political philosophy of avoiding the extremes of left and right by taking a moderate position or course of action
    centrism.

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segregate

  • noun someone who is or has been segregated
  • verb separate by race or religion; practice a policy of racial segregation
    • This neighborhood is segregated
    • We don't segregate in this county

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progressive

  • noun a tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going
    progressive tense; imperfect; imperfect tense; continuous tense.
  • noun a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties
    liberal; liberalist.

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reactionism

  • noun the political orientation of reactionaries

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pacifism

  • noun the doctrine that all violence is unjustifiable
    pacificism; passivism.
  • noun the belief that all international disputes can be settled by arbitration
    pacificism.

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reactionist

  • adjective satellite extremely conservative
    far-right; reactionary.

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far-right

  • adjective satellite extremely conservative
    reactionist; reactionary.

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statist

A statesman; a politician; one skilled in government. Obs.
Statists indeed, And lovers of their country. Milton.

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pacifist

  • noun someone opposed to violence as a means of settling disputes
    pacificist; disarmer.
  • adjective satellite opposed to war
    dovish; pacifistic.

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adherence

  • noun faithful support for a cause or political party or religion
    adhesion; attachment.
    • attachment to a formal agenda
    • adherence to a fat-free diet
    • the adhesion of Seville was decisive
  • noun the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition
    adhesiveness; adhesion; bond.
    • the mutual adhesiveness of cells
    • a heated hydraulic press was required for adhesion

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hitlerian

  • adjective of or relating to or suggestive of Adolf Hitler or his Nazi regime in Germany

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national

  • noun a person who owes allegiance to that nation
    subject.
    • a monarch has a duty to his subjects
  • adjective of or relating to or belonging to a nation or country
    • national hero
    • national anthem
    • a national landmark

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theocracy

  • noun a political unit governed by a deity (or by officials thought to be divinely guided)
  • noun the belief in government by divine guidance

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splinter_group

  • noun a faction or sect that has broken away from its parent organization

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internationalist

  • noun an advocate of internationalism
  • noun a member of a socialist or communist international

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neoconservatism

  • noun an approach to politics or theology that represents a return to a traditional point of view (in contrast to more liberal or radical schools of thought of the 1960s)

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exponent

  • noun a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
    advocator; proponent; advocate.
  • noun someone who expounds and interprets or explains

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one-man_rule

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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shogunate

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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mandarin

  • noun shrub or small tree having flattened globose fruit with very sweet aromatic pulp and thin yellow-orange to flame-orange rind that is loose and easily removed; native to southeastern Asia
    mandarin orange tree; Citrus reticulata; mandarin orange.
  • noun a member of an elite intellectual or cultural group

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conservativist

  • noun a person who is reluctant to accept changes and new ideas
    conservative.

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monarchist

  • noun an advocate of the principles of monarchy
    royalist.

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classless

  • adjective satellite favoring social equality
    egalitarian.
    • a classless society

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conservativism

  • noun a political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes
    conservatism.

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tyranny

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.
  • noun dominance through threat of punishment and violence
    absolutism; despotism.

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reaction

  • noun (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
    chemical reaction.
    • there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water
  • noun an idea evoked by some experience
    • his reaction to the news was to start planning what to do

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federalist

  • noun an advocate of federalism
  • noun a member of a former political party in the United States that favored a strong centralized federal government

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diehard

  • noun one who adheres to traditional views
    traditionalist.

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federalism

  • noun the idea of a federal organization of more or less self-governing units

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neoliberalism

  • noun a political orientation originating in the 1960s; blends liberal political views with an emphasis on economic growth

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domino_theory

  • noun the political theory that if one nation comes under communist control then neighboring nations will also come under communist control

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pro-choice_faction

  • noun those who argue that the decision to have an induced abortion should be made by the mother

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political

  • adjective involving or characteristic of politics or parties or politicians
    • calling a meeting is a political act in itself"- Daniel Goleman
    • political pressure
    • a political machine
    • political office
    • political policy
  • adjective of or relating to your views about social relationships involving authority or power
    • political opinions

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revisionist

  • noun a Communist who tries to rewrite Marxism to justify a retreat from the revolutionary position

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peaceful

  • adjective not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
    peaceable.
    • a peaceful nation
    • peaceful times
    • a far from peaceful Christmas
    • peaceful sleep
  • adjective satellite peacefully resistant in response to injustice
    passive.
    • passive resistance

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life

  • noun a characteristic state or mode of living
    • social life
    • city life
    • real life
  • noun the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities
    living.
    • he could no longer cope with the complexities of life

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controlled

  • adjective restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds
    • controlled emotions
    • the controlled release of water from reservoirs
  • verb exercise authoritative control or power over
    control; command.
    • control the budget
    • Command the military forces

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welfare-statist

  • adjective satellite of or relating to a welfare state
    welfarist.

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welfarist

  • adjective satellite of or relating to a welfare state
    welfare-statist.

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negritude

  • noun an ideological position that holds Black culture to be independent and valid on its own terms; an affirmation of the African cultural heritage

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policy

  • noun a plan of action adopted by an individual or social group
    • it was a policy of retribution
    • a politician keeps changing his policies
  • noun a line of argument rationalizing the course of action of a government
    • they debated the policy or impolicy of the proposed legislation

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representative

  • noun a person who represents others
  • noun an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose
    spokesperson; interpreter; voice.
    • the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government

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extreme_right-winger

  • noun an extreme conservative; an opponent of progress or liberalism
    ultraconservative; reactionary.

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social_democracy

  • noun the belief in a gradual transition from capitalism to socialism by democratic means

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left-winger

  • noun a person who belongs to the political left
    leftist; collectivist.

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participatory

  • adjective satellite affording the opportunity for individual participation
    • participatory democracy

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socialist

  • noun a political advocate of socialism
  • adjective advocating or following the socialist principles
    socialistic.
    • socialistic government

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socialism

  • noun a political theory advocating state ownership of industry
  • noun an economic system based on state ownership of capital
    socialist economy.

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orientation

  • noun the act of orienting
  • noun an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs

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pinko

  • noun a person with mildly leftist political views
    pink.

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separatism

  • noun a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
    segregation.
  • noun a disposition toward schism and secession from a larger group; the principles and practices of separatists
    • separatism is a serious problem in Quebec
    • demands for some form of separatism on grounds of religion have been perceived as a threat to mainstream education

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imperialist

  • noun a believer in imperialism
  • adjective of or relating to imperialism
    imperialistic.
    • imperialistic wars

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middle

  • noun an area that is approximately central within some larger region
    heart; eye; center; centre.
    • it is in the center of town
    • they ran forward into the heart of the struggle
    • they were in the eye of the storm
  • noun an intermediate part or section
    • A whole is that which has beginning, middle, and end"- Aristotle

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iosif_vissarionovich_dzhugashvili

  • noun Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953)
    Stalin; Joseph Stalin.

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imperialism

  • noun a policy of extending your rule over foreign countries
  • noun a political orientation that advocates imperial interests

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road

  • noun an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
    route.
  • noun a way or means to achieve something
    • the road to fame

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in

  • noun a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
    inch.
  • noun a rare soft silvery metallic element; occurs in small quantities in sphalerite
    indium; atomic number 49.

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john_reed

  • noun United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the Communist Labor Party in America in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920)
    Reed.

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ideology

  • noun an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
    political orientation; political theory.
  • noun imaginary or visionary theorization

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trotskyite

  • noun radicals who support Trotsky's theory that socialism must be established throughout the world by continuing revolution
    Trotskyist; Trot.

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anarchistic

  • adjective of or related to anarchism or tending toward anarchism

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militaristic

  • adjective satellite imbued with militarism

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commune

  • noun the smallest administrative district of several European countries
  • noun a body of people or families living together and sharing everything

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leftist

  • noun a person who belongs to the political left
    collectivist; left-winger.
  • adjective satellite believing in or supporting tenets of the political left
    left-wing; left-of-center.

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hardliner

  • noun a conservative who is uncompromising
  • adjective satellite firm and uncompromising
    hardline; hard-line.
    • a hard-line policy

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reactionary

  • noun an extreme conservative; an opponent of progress or liberalism
    extreme right-winger; ultraconservative.
  • adjective satellite extremely conservative
    reactionist; far-right.

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Likud

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fabian

  • noun a member of the Fabian Society in Britain
  • adjective of or relating to Fabianism
    • the Fabian society

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political_orientation

  • noun an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
    ideology; political theory.

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leftism

  • noun the ideology of the political left; belief in or support of the tenets of the political left

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socialist_economy

  • noun an economic system based on state ownership of capital
    socialism.

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person

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; individual; mortal.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • noun a human body (usually including the clothing)
    • a weapon was hidden on his person

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nazi

  • noun a German member of Adolf Hitler's political party
    German Nazi.
  • noun derogatory term for a person who is fanatically dedicated to, or seeks to control, some activity, practice, etc.

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left

  • noun location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east
    • she stood on the left
  • noun those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare
    left wing.

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collectivism

  • noun Soviet communism
    Bolshevism; sovietism.
  • noun a political theory that the people should own the means of production

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reichtard

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sequestration

  • noun the act of segregating or sequestering
    segregation.
    • sequestration of the jury
  • noun the action of forming a chelate or other stable compound with an ion or atom or molecule so that it is no longer available for reactions

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imperialistic

  • adjective of or relating to imperialism
    imperialist.
    • imperialistic wars

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human

  • noun any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
    human being; homo; man.
  • adjective characteristic of humanity
    • human nature

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hermann_goering

  • noun German politician in Nazi Germany who founded the Gestapo and mobilized Germany for war (1893-1946)
    Goring; Hermann Goring; Goering; Hermann Wilhelm Goring.

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bourbon

  • noun a reactionary politician in the United States (usually from the South)
  • noun whiskey distilled from a mash of corn and malt and rye and aged in charred oak barrels

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collectivist

  • noun a person who belongs to the political left
    leftist; left-winger.
  • adjective satellite subscribing to the socialistic doctrine of ownership by the people collectively
    collectivised; collectivistic; collectivized; state-controlled.

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neoliberal

  • noun a liberal who subscribes to neoliberalism
  • adjective satellite having or showing belief in the need for economic growth in addition to traditional liberalistic values

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meritocracy

  • noun a form of social system in which power goes to those with superior intellects
  • noun the belief that rulers should be chosen for their superior abilities and not because of their wealth or birth

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traditionalistic

  • adjective satellite adhering to tradition especially in cultural or religious practices

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orleanist

  • noun a supporter of the Orleans branch of the Bourbons that was descended from a younger brother of Louis XIV

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advocate

  • noun a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
    advocator; proponent; exponent.
  • noun a lawyer who pleads cases in court
    counsel; counselor-at-law; counsellor; pleader; counselor.

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right-wing

  • adjective satellite believing in or supporting tenets of the political right
    rightist.

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orleanism

  • noun the political philosophy of the Orleanists

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unprogressive

  • adjective satellite old-fashioned and out of date
    nonprogressive; fusty; standpat.

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oldline

  • adjective satellite adhering to conservative or reactionary principles
    old-line.
    • an oldline senator

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middle-of-the-road

  • adjective satellite supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative
    centrist.
  • adjective satellite not extreme, especially in political views

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proponent

  • noun a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
    advocator; advocate; exponent.

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constitutionalism

  • noun a constitutional system of government (usually with a written constitution)
  • noun advocacy of a system of government according to constitutional principles

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fidel_castro

  • noun Cuban socialist leader who overthrew a dictator in 1959 and established a Marxist socialist state in Cuba (born in 1927)
    Fidel Castro Ruz; Castro.

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communization

  • noun a change from private property to public property owned by the community
    communisation.
  • noun the organization of a nation of the basis of communism
    communisation.

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popular

  • adjective regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public
    • a popular tourist attraction
    • a popular girl
    • cabbage patch dolls are no longer popular
  • adjective satellite carried on by or for the people (or citizens) at large
    • the popular vote
    • popular representation
    • institutions of popular government

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naziism

  • noun a form of socialism featuring racism and expansionism and obedience to a strong leader
    Nazism; national socialism.

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collective

  • noun members of a cooperative enterprise
  • adjective satellite done by or characteristic of individuals acting together
    corporate.
    • a joint identity
    • the collective mind
    • the corporate good

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trot

  • noun a slow pace of running
    lope; jog.
  • noun radicals who support Trotsky's theory that socialism must be established throughout the world by continuing revolution
    Trotskyite; Trotskyist.

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big_bill_haywood

  • noun United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869-1928)
    Haywood; William Dudley Haywood.

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right

  • noun an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; it is something that nobody can take away"
    • they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights
    • Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people"- Eleanor Roosevelt
    • a right is not something that somebody gives you
  • noun location near or direction toward the right side; i.e. the side to the south when a person or object faces east
    • he stood on the right

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old

  • noun past times (especially in the phrase `in days of old')
  • adjective (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age
    • his mother is very old
    • a ripe old age
    • how old are you?

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extremism

  • noun any political theory favoring immoderate uncompromising policies

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elitism

  • noun the attitude that society should be governed by an elite group of individuals

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extremist

  • noun a person who holds extreme views
  • adjective satellite (used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm
    radical; ultra.
    • extremist political views
    • radical opinions on education
    • an ultra conservative

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pacifistic

  • adjective satellite opposed to war
    dovish; pacifist.

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elitist

  • noun someone who believes in rule by an elite group

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fascistic

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of fascism
    fascist.
    • fascist propaganda

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apparatchik

  • noun a humorous but derogatory term for an official of a large organization (especially a political organization)
    • Democratic apparatchiks
  • noun a communist who was a member of the administrative system of a communist party

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mao_tsetung

  • noun Chinese communist leader (1893-1976)
    Mao; Mao Zedong.

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duddy

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fusty

  • adjective satellite stale and unclean smelling
    musty; frowsty.
  • adjective satellite old-fashioned and out of date
    nonprogressive; unprogressive; standpat.

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conservative

  • noun a person who is reluctant to accept changes and new ideas
    conservativist.
  • noun a member of a Conservative Party

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moderate

  • noun a person who takes a position in the political center
    centrist; moderationist; middle of the roader.
  • verb preside over
    chair; lead.
    • John moderated the discussion

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standpat

  • adjective satellite old-fashioned and out of date
    nonprogressive; unprogressive; fusty.

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run

  • noun a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely
    tally.
    • the Yankees scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th
    • their first tally came in the 3rd inning
  • noun the act of testing something
    test; trial.
    • in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately
    • he called each flip of the coin a new trial

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buttoned

  • adjective furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike
    fastened.
  • verb provide with buttons
    button.
    • button a shirt

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reform-minded

  • adjective satellite favoring or promoting reform (often by government action)
    reformist; progressive.

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ideologic

  • adjective satellite concerned with or suggestive of ideas
    ideological.
    • ideological application of a theory
    • the drama's symbolism was very ideological

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hawkish

  • adjective satellite disposed to warfare or hard-line policies
    militant; warlike.
    • militant nations
    • hawkish congressman
    • warlike policies

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commie

  • noun a socialist who advocates communism
    communist.

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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bolshevist

  • noun a Russian member of the left-wing majority group that followed Lenin and eventually became the Russian communist party
    Bolshevik.
  • adjective of or relating to Bolshevism
    Bolshevistic; Bolshevik.
    • Bolshevik Revolution

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traditionalism

  • noun strict adherence to traditional methods or teachings
    traditionality.
  • noun adherence to tradition (especially in cultural or religious matters)

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ideology

  • noun an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
    political orientation; political theory.
  • noun imaginary or visionary theorization

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canonic

  • adjective appearing in a biblical canon
    canonical.
    • a canonical book of the Christian New Testament
  • adjective of or relating to or required by canon law
    canonical.

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goebbels

  • noun German propaganda minister in Nazi Germany who persecuted the Jews (1897-1945)
    Paul Joseph Goebbels; Joseph Goebbels.

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road

  • noun an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
    route.
  • noun a way or means to achieve something
    • the road to fame

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centrist

  • noun a person who takes a position in the political center
    moderationist; middle of the roader; moderate.
  • adjective satellite supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative
    middle-of-the-road.

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civil

  • adjective satellite applying to ordinary citizens as contrasted with the military
    • civil authorities
  • adjective not rude; marked by satisfactory (or especially minimal) adherence to social usages and sufficient but not noteworthy consideration for others
    polite.
    • even if he didn't like them he should have been civil"- W.S. Maugham

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leninism

  • noun the political and economic theories of Lenin which provided the guiding doctrine of the Soviet Union; the modification of Marxism by Lenin stressed that imperialism is the highest form of capitalism (which shifts the struggle from developed to underdeveloped countries)
    Marxism-Leninism.

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guard

  • noun a person who keeps watch over something or someone
  • noun the person who plays that position on a football team
    • the left guard was injured on the play

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centrism

  • noun a political philosophy of avoiding the extremes of left and right by taking a moderate position or course of action
    moderatism.

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libertardian

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trotskyist

  • noun radicals who support Trotsky's theory that socialism must be established throughout the world by continuing revolution
    Trotskyite; Trot.

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egalitarian

  • noun a person who believes in the equality of all people
    equalitarian.
  • adjective satellite favoring social equality
    classless.
    • a classless society

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totalitarian

  • noun an adherent of totalitarian principles or totalitarian government
  • adjective satellite characterized by a government in which the political authority exercises absolute and centralized control
    • a totalitarian regime crushes all autonomous institutions in its drive to seize the human soul"- Arthur M.Schlesinger, Jr.

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old-line

  • adjective satellite adhering to conservative or reactionary principles
    oldline.
    • an oldline senator

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utopian

  • adjective of or pertaining to or resembling a utopia
    • a Utopian novel
  • noun an idealistic (but usually impractical) social reformer
    • a Utopian believes in the ultimate perfectibility of man

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radicalism

  • noun the political orientation of those who favor revolutionary change in government and society

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trotskyism

  • noun the form of communism advocated by Leon Trotsky; calls for immediate worldwide revolution by the proletariat

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hawkishness

  • noun any political orientation favoring aggressive policies

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war

  • noun the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
    warfare.
    • thousands of people were killed in the war
  • noun a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
    state of war.
    • war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring

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fascista

  • noun an Italian fascist under Mussolini

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maoist

  • noun an advocate of Maoism
  • adjective of or relating to Maoism

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maoism

  • noun a form of communism developed in China by Mao Zedong

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fuddy-duddy

  • noun a conservative who is old-fashioned or dull in attitude or appearance
    • you may accuse me of being and old fuddy-duddy trying to stop young people having fun

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segregation

  • noun (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes
  • noun a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
    separatism.

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joseph_stalin

  • noun Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953)
    Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili; Stalin.

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line

  • noun a formation of people or things one beside another
    • the line of soldiers advanced with their bayonets fixed
    • they were arrayed in line of battle
    • the cast stood in line for the curtain call
  • noun a mark that is long relative to its width
    • He drew a line on the chart

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warlike

  • adjective satellite disposed to warfare or hard-line policies
    militant; hawkish.
    • militant nations
    • hawkish congressman
    • warlike policies
  • adjective satellite suggesting war or military life
    martial.

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utopian_socialism

  • noun socialism achieved by voluntary sacrifice

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advocator

  • noun a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
    proponent; advocate; exponent.

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norman_thomas

  • noun United States socialist who was a candidate for president six times (1884-1968)
    Thomas; Norman Mattoon Thomas.

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up

  • verb raise
    • up the ante
  • adjective being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level
    • the anchor is up
    • the sun is up
    • he lay face up
    • he is up by a pawn
    • the market is up
    • the corn is up

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capitalistic

  • adjective favoring or practicing capitalism
    capitalist.
  • adjective of or relating to capitalism or capitalists
    capitalist.
    • a capitalist nation
    • capitalistic methods and incentives

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mossback

  • noun an extremely old-fashioned conservative

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dovish

  • adjective satellite opposed to war
    pacifistic; pacifist.

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liberal

  • noun a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties
    progressive; liberalist.
  • noun a person who favors an economic theory of laissez-faire and self-regulating markets

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domino

  • noun a loose hooded cloak worn with a half mask as part of a masquerade costume
  • noun United States rhythm and blues pianist and singer and composer (born in 1928)
    Fats Domino; Antoine Domino.

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divisive

  • adjective satellite dissenting (especially dissenting with the majority opinion)
    factious; dissentious.

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despotism

  • noun dominance through threat of punishment and violence
    tyranny; absolutism.
  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; authoritarianism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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politics

  • noun social relations involving intrigue to gain authority or power
    political relation.
    • office politics is often counterproductive
  • noun the study of government of states and other political units
    government; political science.

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liberalism

  • noun a political orientation that favors social progress by reform and by changing laws rather than by revolution
  • noun an economic theory advocating free competition and a self-regulating market

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peace

  • noun the state prevailing during the absence of war
  • noun harmonious relations; freedom from disputes
    • the roommates lived in peace together

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rip_van_winkle

  • noun a person oblivious to social changes
  • noun a person who sleeps a lot

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left_wing

  • noun those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare
    left.

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republic

  • noun a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
    commonwealth; democracy.
  • noun a form of government whose head of state is not a monarch
    • the head of state in a republic is usually a president

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right_wing

  • noun those who support political or social or economic conservatism; those who believe that things are better left unchanged
    right.

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mao

  • noun an enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of many body compounds (e.g., epinephrine and norepinephrine and serotonin)
    monoamine oxidase.
  • noun Chinese communist leader (1893-1976)
    Mao Tsetung; Mao Zedong.

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faction

  • noun a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue
    junto; camarilla; cabal.
  • noun a dissenting clique
    sect.

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traditionalist

  • noun one who adheres to traditional views
    diehard.
  • adjective satellite stubbornly conservative and narrow-minded
    hidebound.

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marxism-leninism

  • noun the political and economic theories of Lenin which provided the guiding doctrine of the Soviet Union; the modification of Marxism by Lenin stressed that imperialism is the highest form of capitalism (which shifts the struggle from developed to underdeveloped countries)
    Leninism.

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authoritarianism

  • noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
    tyranny; absolutism; dictatorship; monocracy; Stalinism; shogunate; despotism; one-man rule; Caesarism; totalitarianism.

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old_guard

  • noun a faction that is unwilling to accept new ideas

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political_theory

  • noun an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
    ideology; political orientation.

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hermann_wilhelm_goring

  • noun German politician in Nazi Germany who founded the Gestapo and mobilized Germany for war (1893-1946)
    Hermann Goering; Goring; Hermann Goring; Goering.

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dissentious

  • adjective satellite dissenting (especially dissenting with the majority opinion)
    divisive; factious.

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rule

  • noun a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
    regulation.
    • it was his rule to take a walk before breakfast
    • short haircuts were the regulation
  • noun something regarded as a normative example
    formula; pattern; normal; convention.
    • the convention of not naming the main character
    • violence is the rule not the exception
    • his formula for impressing visitors

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engels

  • noun socialist who wrote the Communist Manifesto with Karl Marx in 1848 (1820-1895)
    Friedrich Engels.

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ideological

  • adjective of or pertaining to or characteristic of an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
  • adjective satellite concerned with or suggestive of ideas
    ideologic.
    • ideological application of a theory
    • the drama's symbolism was very ideological

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grownup

  • noun a fully developed person from maturity onward
    adult.
  • adjective satellite (of animals) fully developed
    grown; full-grown; big; adult; fully grown.
    • an adult animal
    • a grown woman

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