noun Ba·bou·vism \bəˈbüˌvizəm, bä-\

Definition of Babouvism



  1. :  a social and political doctrine or movement advocating a program of egalitarianism and communism especially as formulated by Babeuf

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Origin and Etymology of babouvism

French babouvisme, from François Émile Babeuf or Babœuf †1797 French revolutionary + French -isme -ism

First Known Use: 1848

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to criticize severely

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