anti-imperialism

noun an·ti-im·pe·ri·al·ism \ ˌan-tē-im-ˈpir-ē-ə-ˌli-zəm , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-imperialism

:opposition to or hostility toward imperialism
  • … he campaigned on a platform of anti-imperialism and social democracy …
  • —T. E. Vedney

anti-imperialist

play \ˌan-tē-im-ˈpir-ē-ə-list, ˌan-tī-\ adjective
    • Carnegie wasted no time making public his anti-imperialist sentiments.
    • —David Nasaw

anti-imperialist

noun
    • He gravely damaged his reputation among pacifists and anti-imperialists by his attack on Egypt in 1882 …
    • —Geoffrey Wheatcrof

First Known Use of anti-imperialism

1861


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