What is another word for populism?
[ pˈɒpjuːlˌɪzəm], [ pˈɒpjuːlˌɪzəm], [ p_ˈɒ_p_j_uː_l_ˌɪ_z_ə_m]
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Synonyms for Populism:
n.• cognition (noun)
- camp follower,
- big tent,
How to use "Populism" in context?
Populism is a political movement characterized by appeals to the masses, strong anti-elitism, and a strong preference for direct democracy over representative democracy.
The term has been used in various ways over the years, but it has come to be especially associated with right-wing movements and political figures in the United States, Europe, and South America that have advocated for policies such as lower taxes, small government, and a strengthened national identity.
Paraphrases for Populism:
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Proper noun, singular
Noun, singular or mass
demagoguery, demagogy, populist.
- Proper noun, singular
Hyponym for Populism:
philosophy, ism, doctrine, school of thought, philosophical system.
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