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im·pe·ri·al·ism

 (ĭm-pîr′ē-ə-lĭz′əm)
n.
1. The extension of a nation's authority by territorial acquisition or by the establishment of economic and political dominance over other nations.
2. A political doctrine or system promoting such extension of authority.

im·pe′ri·al·ist adj. & n.
im·pe′ri·al·is′tic adj.
im·pe′ri·al·is′ti·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.imperialist - a believer in imperialismimperialist - a believer in imperialism    
believer, truster - a supporter who accepts something as true
Adj.1.imperialist - of or relating to imperialism; "imperialistic wars"
Translations
إسْتِعْماري
imperialistaimperialistický
imperialist
imperialista
heimsvaldasinni
imperialista

imperialist

[ɪmˈpɪərɪəlɪst]
A. ADJimperialista
B. Nimperialista mf

imperialist

[ɪmˈpɪəriəlɪst]
adjimpérialiste
nimpérialiste mf

imperialist

nImperialist(in) m(f)

imperialist

[ɪmˈpɪərɪəlɪst] adj & nimperialista (m/f)

imperial

(imˈpiəriəl) adjective
of an empire or an emperor. the imperial crown.
imˈperialism noun
(belief in) the policy of having or extending control over the territory of other nations.
imˈperialist noun, adjective
References in classic literature ?
But the Imperialist is not what he thinks or seems.
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It was the only battle which I have ever witnessed, the only battle-field I ever trod while the battle was raging; internecine war; the red republicans on the one hand, and the black imperialists on the other.
He was disillusioned that his country had become expansionist and imperialist.
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Bernard-Henri Levy, or BHL, came under physical attack on Wednesday in Belgrade, first by someone who threw a pie in his face, then by another man who set out to smack him with a fist, but was driven away by BHL's own fistwhile, on the podium behind him, a third man unfurled a banner with a hammer-and-sickle proclaiming, in English, "Bernard Levy advocates imperialist murders.
imperialist aggressors in Sinchon evidently showed that they are cannibals and homicides seeking pleasure in slaughter.
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