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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 ?
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 the darling of the Imperialist spirit in German, and the ideal of the new aristocratic feeling--the new Chivalry, as it was called--that followed the overthrow of Socialism through its internal divisions and lack of discipline, and the concentration of wealth in the hands of a few great families.
But the Imperialist is not what he thinks or seems.
Our duty is to wipe off old scores with American imperialists," he was quoted as saying.
Like other evolutionary algorithms, it starts with an initial population which is called country and is divided into two types of colonies and imperialists which together form empires.
History shows French and British imperialists carved up the middle East after their "war to end all wars"; however, no account was taken of tribal, religious or national divisions.
And imperialists have always tried their utmost to prevent other nations from achieving their interests," Ahmadi-nejad said on his final Wednesday in office during his last visit to southern Persian Gulf port of Asaluyeh.
Surprised about the victorious advance of the heroes of the Korean People's Army, the Yankee imperialists introduced a big number of sophisticated weapons and high-tech advances.
Like the dictators the imperialists also fear democracy because if the people emancipate themselves, achieve democracy and rule over their own affairs imperialism will not have a standing in the region.
The military and technological superiority is no longer a monopoly of the imperialists.
His story encompasses the opium problem, the British assault, the Dutch assault, the French assault, the new imperialists, the victims, and the story of the snake and its tail.
The words Britain and Britishness are used by English imperialists who seek to justify the conquest and occupation of Wales by England.