noun U.S. History.
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Words nearby Monroe Doctrine
British Dictionary definitions for Monroe Doctrine
Cultural definitions for Monroe Doctrine
A statement of foreign policy issued by President James Monroe in 1823, declaring that the United States would not tolerate intervention by European nations in the affairs of nations in the Americas. Monroe also promised that the United States would not interfere with European colonies already established or with governments in Europe.