boosterism

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noun boost·er·ism \ -stər-ˌi-zəm \

Definition of boosterism

:the activities and attitudes characteristic of boosters

Examples of boosterism in a Sentence

  1. Her article asserts that hometown boosterism keeps people from assessing the crime problem accurately.

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First Known Use of boosterism

1910


BOOSTERISM Defined for English Language Learners

boosterism

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Definition of boosterism for English Language Learners

  • : enthusiastic and usually excessive support for something or someone


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