or tsar·ism, tzar·ism
[zahr-iz-uh m, tsahr-]
- dictatorship; despotic or autocratic government.
- the system of government in Russia under the czars.
Origin of czarism
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We hope the lessons of Czarism will not be lost on either party.The Political Future of India</p>
I read in your article that the turn of Czarism will come after that of Prussianism.Above the Battle
Shall the danger of Czarism continue to threaten West European culture?What Germany Thinks
Thomas F. A. Smith
The first of these facts was the new aspect of Czarism, its changed status.
"We are Russians, and for that very reason we want Czarism to be defeated," was the cry.
- a variant spelling (esp US) of tsarism
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