Jacksonism

noun
Jack·​son·​ism | \ ˈjaksəˌnizəm \
plural -s

Definition of Jacksonism

: Jacksonian political principles and policies the sophisticated public, which had had too much of Jacksonism, was bored by stories of woodsmen and sailors— Van Wyck Brooks

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History and Etymology for Jacksonism

Andrew Jackson + English -ism

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“Jacksonism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jacksonism. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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