- absolute government; imperialism.
Origin of Caesarism
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Examples from the Web for caesarism
It was an act of Caesarism which tended to reduce the whole episcopate to the entire will of the State.The War Upon Religion
Rev. Francis A. Cunningham
Caesarism remained true to the character imposed upon it by its origin.
The Hohenzollern Imperialism towers like the black threat of a new Caesarism over all the world.What is Coming?
H. G. Wells
And you will see it; you will see Caesarism drowned in the very blood it has shed.
Jacobinism brings with it Caesarism; the rule of the tongue leads to the rule of the sword.Amiel's Journal
- an autocratic system of governmentSee also Bonapartism
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