Baathism

noun Baath·ism \ ˈbä-thi-zəm \
variants: or Ba'athism

Definition of Baathism

: the principles and policies of the Baath political party of Iraq and Syria characterized especially by promotion of pan-Arab socialism

Baathist

or Ba'athist play \-thist\ noun or adjective

Origin and Etymology of baathism

Baath (Party) (partial translation of Arabic ḥizb al-baʽath, literally, Renaissance Party) + -ism


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