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demagoguism

or dem·a·gog·ism

[dem-uh-gog-iz-uh m, -gaw-giz-]
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noun
  1. demagoguery.

Origin of demagoguism

First recorded in 1835–45; demagogue + -ism
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Examples from the Web for demagoguism

Historical Examples

  • Demagogism, Demagoguism (dem′a-gog-ism); Dem′agoguery, Demagogy (-goj′).

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

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  • Yet it is in this faith, that demagoguism will be stronger than a great principle, that such men as Mahoney write and live.


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