ultraism

[ uhl-truh-iz-uh m ]
/ ˈʌl trəˌɪz əm /

noun

an extremist point of view or act.

Nearby words

  1. ultrafilter,
  2. ultrafiltrate,
  3. ultrafiltration,
  4. ultrahigh,
  5. ultrahigh frequency,
  6. ultralarge crude carrier,
  7. ultraleft,
  8. ultraleftist,
  9. ultraliberal,
  10. ultraligation

Origin of ultraism

First recorded in 1815–25; ultra- + -ism

Related formsul·tra·ist, noun, adjectiveul·tra·is·tic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for ultraist

ultraism

/ (ˈʌltrəˌɪzəm) /

noun

extreme philosophy, belief, or action
Derived Formsultraist, noun, adjectiveultraistic, adjective

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