totalism

noun
to·​tal·​ism | \ ˈtō-tᵊl-ˌi-zəm How to pronounce totalism (audio) \

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totalistic \ ˌtō-​tᵊl-​ˈi-​stik How to pronounce totalism (audio) \ or less commonly totalist \ ˈtō-​tᵊl-​ist How to pronounce totalism (audio) \ adjective

Examples of totalism in a Sentence

warned that forfeiture of civil liberties for the sake of security would only result in the terror of totalism

First Known Use of totalism

1941, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of totalism was in 1941

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“Totalism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/totalism. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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