[ wohk-iz-uhm ]

  1. Usually Disparaging. promotion of liberal progressive ideology and policy as an expression of sensitivity to systemic injustices and prejudices: She worked for nearly a decade at the university before she finally tired of the influence of wokeism.“The only religion allowed around here is wokeism,” he complained.

Origin of wokeism

First recorded in 2021; woke + -ism
  • Sometimes wok·ism .

Words Nearby wokeism

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