Thatcherism

[ thach-uh-riz-uh m ]
/ ˈθætʃ əˌrɪz əm /

noun

the conservative policies, political philosophy, and leadership style of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, characterized especially by monetarism, privatization, and labor union reform.

Origin of Thatcherism

Related forms

Thatch·er·ite, noun, adjective
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Thatcherism

/ (ˈθætʃəˌrɪzəm) /

noun

the policies of monetarism, privatization, and self-help promoted by Margaret Thatcher

Derived Forms

Thatcherite (ˈθætʃəˌraɪt), noun, adjective
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