Big Brotherism

noun
Big Broth·​er·​ism | \ -ˈbrə-t͟hər-ˌi-zəm How to pronounce Big Brotherism (audio) \

Definition of Big Brotherism

: authoritarian attempts at complete control (as of a person or a nation)

First Known Use of Big Brotherism

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Big Brotherism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Big%20Brotherism. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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