variants or British labourism
plural -s
usually capitalized
: the principles and policies of the Labour party
: the Labour party or its members
: a system characterized by policies and attitudes favoring a predominance of labor and its interests in economics and politics
laborism and not … imperialism is the policy of the latest stage of capitalismJ. A. Schumpeter

Word History

First Known Use

1891, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Time Traveler
The first known use of laborism was in 1891

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“Laborism.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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