[ ham-uhl-toh-nee-uh-niz-uhm ]

  1. the political principles or doctrines held by or associated with Alexander Hamilton, especially those stressing a strong central government and protective tariffs.

Origin of Hamiltonianism

First recorded in 1900–05; Hamiltonian + -ism

Words Nearby Hamiltonianism

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How to use Hamiltonianism in a sentence

  • Not until the end of the Spanish War was a condition of public feeling created, which made it possible to revive Hamiltonianism.

    The Promise Of American Life | Herbert David Croly