Caesarism

[ see-zuh-riz-uh m ]
/ ˈsi zəˌrɪz əm /

noun

absolute government; imperialism.

Origin of Caesarism

First recorded in 1595–1605; Caesar + -ism

Related forms

Cae·sar·ist, noun, adjective
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Caesarism

/ (ˈsiːzəˌrɪzəm) /

noun

an autocratic system of governmentSee also Bonapartism

Derived Forms

Caesarist, nounCaesaristic, adjective
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