[ awr-in-jiz-uhm, or- ]
/ ˈɔr ɪnˌdʒɪz əm, ˈɒr- /
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the principles and practices of the Orangemen.
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How to use Orangeism in a sentence
The same spirit of Orangeism moved the colonel in Dublin, and his sergeant at Wexford.An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800|Mary Frances Cusack
But the religious bodies which have held aloof from Orangeism are just as determined.Ireland as It Is|Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
Treason, that is to say platform treason, is not so much an eccentricity as a habit of Orangeism.
The Orangeism which is merely an instrument of exploitation and domination will not yield to reason.
Orangeism and Ribandism flourished in Canada, even as at Belfast, and used such opportunities as arose to fight as fiercely.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
British Dictionary definitions for Orangeism
/ (ˈɒrɪndʒˌɪzəm) /
the practices or principles of Orangemen, esp Protestant supremacy in the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, or Canada
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