Origin of Young Turk
Examples from the Web for young turk
With the advent of Young-Turk nationalism to power, however, all was changed.
The Young-Turk revolution of 1908 caused a new shift in the situation.
The Young-Turk revolution of 1908 greatly complicated the situation.
British Dictionary definitions for young turk
Culture definitions for young turk
An insurgent person trying to take control of a situation or organization by force or political maneuver. The term originated from the mostly young Turkish officers who overthrew Ottoman rulers after World War I.