neofascism

[nee-oh-fash-iz-uh m]

noun

any of various political movements or beliefs inspired by or reminiscent of fascism or Nazism.
neo-Fascism, an Italian political movement that seeks to reestablish Fascism.

Nearby words

  1. neocyanine,
  2. neocystostomy,
  3. neodymium,
  4. neoencephalon,
  5. neoexpressionism,
  6. neoformation,
  7. neogaea,
  8. neogaean,
  9. neogene,
  10. neogenesis

Origin of neofascism

First recorded in 1945–50; neo- + fascism

Related formsne·o·fas·cist, ne·o-Fas·cist, adjective, noun

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