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racialism

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of racialism

  1. 1 the belief that certain races of people are by birth and nature superior to others the racialism of some of the nation's founders seems to contradict their professed belief that “all men are created equal” Synonyms racismRelated Words apartheid, segregation, separatism; eugenicsNear Antonyms desegregation, integration

  2. 2 hatred of or discrimination against a person or persons based on their race ugly incidents of racialism at the school have decreased since the introduction of multiracial rap sessions Synonyms prejudice, racismRelated Words race-baiting; apartheid, jim crow, segregation, separatism; bigotry, intolerance, narrow-mindedness, narrownessNear Antonyms antidiscrimination, antiracism, antisegregation; assimilationism



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