- of, relating to, or resembling Otto von Bismarck, especially in respect to his aggressiveness in politics and diplomacy.
Origin of Bismarckian
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Examples from the Web for bismarckian
Such in a few words is the Bismarckian conception of a strong ruler.
Herein, the Bismarckian skill at stacking the cards reaches its height.
I refuse to believe that this Bismarckian attitude is that of the German people.The Evidence in the Case
James M. Beck
Suavity is no more part of the Bismarckian tradition than exactitude.Britain at Bay
I hope you haven't discovered anything Bismarckian about my back.The Grey Wig: Stories and Novelettes