egalitarianism

[ih-gal-i-tair-ee-uh-niz-uh m]

noun

belief in the equality of all people, especially in political, social, or economic life.
active promotion of this belief.

Nearby words

  1. egad,
  2. egadi,
  3. egads button,
  4. egal,
  5. egalitarian,
  6. egas moniz,
  7. egbert,
  8. eger,
  9. egeria,
  10. egest

Origin of egalitarianism


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Word Origin and History for egalitarianism

egalitarianism

n.

1932, from egalitarian + -ism.

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