Examples from the Web for egalitarian
Americans pride themselves on an egalitarian society open to all.
This egalitarian impulse was in part driven by people returning from WW II and Korea, many of whom benefited from the GI Bill.In the Future We'll All Be Renters: America's Disappearing Middle Class|Joel Kotkin|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Capitalist, however corrupt; bureaucratic, however inefficient; egalitarian, however much we struggle for status and recognition.
The politics of class war are safely neutered by storylines that feature an egalitarian, uniting notion of decency.
It was just the right level of egalitarian comfort and locavorism that a post-crash populace needed.Ace Hotel Founder Alex Calderwood’s Greatest Legacy|Jessica Dawson|November 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Serbs, Bosnians and Croats divided the loot with the loftiest of egalitarian instincts.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
But though it tended to be egalitarian it did not, of itself, tend to be humanitarian.
In the past, luxury goods and services have been considered superfluous and undesirable in an egalitarian socialist country.Area Handbook for Bulgaria|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Indeed, there was something in the very crudity of his social compliment that smacked, strangely enough, of that egalitarian soil.What I Saw in America|G. K. Chesterton
Most work beyond the primary work of agriculture was guarded by the egalitarian vigilance of the Guilds.
British Dictionary definitions for egalitarian
Word Origin for egalitarian
Word Origin and History for egalitarian
1885, from French égalitaire, from Old French egalite, from Latin aequalitatem (see equality). The noun is 1920.