[ tahyt-n-iz-uhm ]
/ ˈtaɪt nˌɪz əm /
noun (sometimes lowercase)
revolt against tradition, convention, and established order.
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British Dictionary definitions for Titanism
/ (ˈtaɪtəˌnɪzəm) /
a spirit of defiance of and rebellion against authority, social convention, etc
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