brutalitarian

adjective bru·tal·i·tar·i·an \ (ˌ)brüˌtaləˈterēən , attrib " or (ˈ)brü¦taləˌt- \

Definition of brutalitarian

: advocating or practicing brutality
  • a brutalitarian regime

brutalitarianism

\(ˌ)brüˌtaləˈterēəˌnizəm\ noun, plural -s

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Origin and Etymology of brutalitarian

brutality + -arian (as in humanitarian; probably newly coined in the 30s or construed as a blend of brutal and totalitarian


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