Dictionary.com

Caesarism

[ see-zuh-riz-uhm ]
/ ˈsi zəˌrɪz əm /
Save This Word!

noun
absolute government; imperialism.
QUIZ
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of Caesarism

First recorded in 1595–1605; Caesar + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM Caesarism

Cae·sar·ist, noun, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use Caesarism in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Caesarism

Caesarism
/ (ˈsiːzəˌrɪzəm) /

noun
an autocratic system of governmentSee also Bonapartism

Derived forms of Caesarism

Caesarist, nounCaesaristic, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK