noun Blan·quism \ˈbläŋˌkizəm\

Definition of Blanquism



  1. :  the revolutionary doctrine that a socialist state could be established only by an immediate seizure of power by the workers themselves

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Origin and Etymology of blanquism

Louis-Auguste Blanqui †1881 French socialist + English -ism

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to criticize severely

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