the idea or advocacy of a political union of all the Slavic peoples.
- Pan-Slav, Pan-Slavic, adjective
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How to use Pan-Slavism in a sentence
Pan-Slavism, which was dominating the Russian policy to an ever greater degree, had positive anti-German tendencies.
Pan-Slavism or Pan-Germanism, based upon a racial bond, would be a far more significant political idea.The Promise Of American Life | Herbert David Croly
It was made to elect between Pan-Slavism and pan-capitalism.After the Rain | Sam Vaknin
And he was as strongly repelled by Dostoevsky's shrieking Pan-Slavism as by his sensationalism among horrors.Old and New Masters | Robert Lynd
British Dictionary definitions for Pan-Slavism
(esp in the 19th century) the movement for the union of the Slavic peoples, esp under the hegemony of tsarist Russia
- Pan-Slavic, adjective
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