What is another word for affirmative action?45 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ ɐfˈɜːmətˌɪv ˈakʃən], [ ɐfˈɜːmətˌɪv ˈakʃən], [ ɐ_f_ˈɜː_m_ə_t_ˌɪ_v ˈa_k_ʃ_ə_n]
Table of ContentsSimilar words for affirmative action:
Definition for Affirmative action:
- a policy designed to redress past discrimination against women and minority groups through measures to improve their economic and educational opportunities; " affirmative action has been extremely controversial and was challenged in 1978 in the Bakke decision"
Synonyms for Affirmative action:
n.•anti-discrimination program (noun)
- equal opportunity,
- fair treatment,
- even break,
- reverse discrimination,
- positive discrimination,
- fair shake.
- heir apparent,
- milk round,
- character reference,
- application form,
- curriculum vitae.
- come up.
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