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[hit-luh-riz-uh m]
  1. the doctrines, principles, and practices of the Nazi party, especially as developed by Hitler; Nazism.
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Origin of Hitlerism

First recorded in 1925–30; Hitler + -ism
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Examples from the Web for hitlerism

Historical Examples

  • Hitlerism, like any other form of crime or disease, can grow from the evil seeds of economic as well as military feudalism.

    State of the Union Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Franklin D. Roosevelt

  • Nina was but one of thousands of unknown heroes and heroines suffering under the steel heel of Hitlerism.

British Dictionary definitions for hitlerism


  1. the policies, principles, and methods of the Nazi party as developed by Adolf Hitler
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