[ih-gal-i-tair-ee-uh-niz-uh m]


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

Origin of egalitarianism Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for egalitarianism

1932, from egalitarian + -ism.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper