welfare statism

noun

Definition of welfare statism

: a belief in or the advocacy or practice of policies associated with or designed to bring about a welfare state

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First Known Use of welfare statism

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Welfare statism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/welfare%20statism. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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