leftism

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noun left·ism \ˈlef-ˌti-zəm\

Definition of leftism

  1. 1 :  the principles and views of the left; also :  the movement embodying these principles

  2. 2 :  advocacy of or adherence to the doctrines of the left

leftist

play \ˈlef-tist\ noun or adjective

Examples of leftism in a sentence

  1. <the candidate's opponents are working overtime to paint him as a champion of extreme leftism>

1880

First Known Use of leftism

1880



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