Gaullism

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noun Gaull·ism \ˈgō-ˌli-zəm, ˈgȯ-\

Definition of Gaullism

  1. 1 :  a French political movement during World War II led by Charles de Gaulle in opposition to the Vichy regime

  2. 2 :  a postwar French political movement led by Charles de Gaulle

Gaullist

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Origin and Etymology of gaullism

Charles de Gaulle


First Known Use: 1943


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