Gorbachev

(redirected from Gorbachov)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Gorbachov: Putin, perestroika, Gorbachev, Stalin

Gor·ba·chev

 (gôr′bə-chôf′, -chŏf′, gər-bə-chôf′), Mikhail Sergeyevich Born 1931.
Soviet politician who was general secretary of the Communist party from 1985 to 1991 and president of the USSR from 1989 to 1991, ushering in an era of unprecedented glasnost and perestroika. He won the 1990 Nobel Peace Prize.

Gorbachev

(ɡərbaˈtʃɒf) or

Gorbachov

n
(Biography) Mikhail Sergeevich (mixaˈil sirˈɡjejivitʃ). born 1931, Soviet statesman; general secretary of the Soviet Communist Party (1985–91): president (1988–91). Nobel peace prize 1990. His reforms ended the Communist monopoly of power and led to the break-up of the Soviet Union

Gor•ba•chev

(ˈgɔr bəˌtʃɔf, -ˌtʃɒf, ˌgɔr bəˈtʃɔf, -ˈtʃɒf)

n.
Mikhail S(ergeyevich), born 1931, president of the Soviet Union 1988–91: Nobel peace prize 1990.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Gorbachev - Soviet statesman whose foreign policy brought an end to the Cold War and whose domestic policy introduced major reforms (born in 1931)Gorbachev - Soviet statesman whose foreign policy brought an end to the Cold War and whose domestic policy introduced major reforms (born in 1931)
References in periodicals archive ?
El romanticismo dista de ser actual, los intereses de Trump datan desde los anos ochenta, cuando ya se exhibian acercamientos economicos, se habla de cinco proyectos fracasados en las ultimas decadas, un ejemplo es la propuesta, o mas bien intento, de construir una nueva Torre de Trump y su visita al expresidente Gorbachov en Moscu.
La academica francesa entiende los seis anos que van del nombramiento de Mijail Gorbachov como secretario general del Partido Comunista de la Union Sovietica (pcus), en 1985, a la caida del sistema en el verano de 1991, como una revolucion.
There is tremendous opportunity for RF front-ends in the high-growth smart home, smart office, smart building, smart city segments, said Oleksandr Gorbachov, Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of RFaxis.
This latest release of the RFX25xx family addresses our customers' demand for the fast growing IoT and M2M segments," said Oleksandr Gorbachov, Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of RFaxis.
Posteriormente, fueron apareciendo otras obras que trataron de ofrecer una explicacion mas analitica de la fase historica que se inicia con el ascenso de Mikhail Gorbachov a la Secretaria General del PCUS y que culmino con la desaparicion del Estado alumbrado por Lenin tras la Revolucion de Octubre.
Literalmente vio la caida del sistema, con la muerte de los ultimos lideres del Partido Comunista de la Union Sovietica (PCUS), y la llegada de Mijail Gorbachov con la Glasnost y la Perestroika.
Piers Morgan's Life Stories (ITV, 9pm) ACTOR Timothy West has plenty of stories to tell - whether it's sneaking onto the Coronation Street set dressed as Mikhail Gorbachov or introducing the Queen Mother to a drunk electrician.
The 81-year-old has plenty of stories to tell - whether it's sneaking onto the Coronation Street set dressed as Mikhail Gorbachov or introducing the Queen Mother to a drunk electrician.
He reminded that the international community had the so-called golden era after the fall of the Berlin Wall and recalled the words by Ronald Reagan: Mr Gorbachov, tear down this wall .
But the red lines that had been drawn up between Gorbachov and Reagan at the Icelandic summit were trampled for good when the Baltic republics joined the EU in 2004 and NATO in 2005.
En el periodo de 1985 a 1991 se distinguen tres momentos significativos: el inicio de las reformas implementadas por Gorbachov hasta finales de 1987; el estancamiento y crisis de la situacion en el pais; y el comienzo del desmontaje directo del sistema socioeconomico y politico.
El socialismo real de Mijail Gorbachov sufrio una derrota humillante ante el agresivo capitalismo de Ronald Reagan.