Old Guardism

[ gahr-dahyz-uh m ]
/ ˈgɑr daɪz əm /

noun

political conservatism.

Origin of Old Guardism

An Americanism dating back to 1940–45; Old Guard + -ism

Related forms

Old Guardist, noun
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