protectionist


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pro·tec·tion·ism

 (prə-tĕk′shə-nĭz′əm)
n.
The advocacy, system, or theory of protecting domestic producers by impeding or limiting, as by tariffs or quotas, the importation of foreign goods and services.

pro·tec′tion·ist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.protectionist - an advocate of protectionism
advocate, advocator, exponent, proponent - a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
Translations

protectionist

[prəˈtekʃənɪst]
A. ADJproteccionista
B. Nproteccionista mf

protectionist

[prəˈtɛkʃənɪst] adj [policy, measure, law] → protectionnisteprotection money n
he pays 200 a week protection money → il paie 200 dollars par semaine pour ne pas être inquiétéprotection order n (to protect child)ordonnance f de placement provisoire; (to protect spouse)ordonnance f de protectionprotection racket nracket m

protectionist

nProtektionist(in) m(f)

protectionist

[prəˈtɛkʃnɪst]
1. adjprotezionista
2. nprotezionista m/f
References in classic literature ?
It is so interesting to find that a man of his experience is a strong Protectionist.
Now, sooner than let the Protectionists triumph, the Cobden Club itself would blow the gaff and point out to the workers that Protection only means compelling the proprietors of England to employ slaves resident in England and therefore presumably--though by no means necessarily--Englishmen.
LAST year's winner Protectionist will not get the chance to defend his Emirates Melbourne Cup crown on Tuesday week after picking up an injury in last Saturday's Caulfield Cup.
IRISH eyes were smiling yesterday after Protectionist romped home in the [euro]3million Melbourne Cup.
15, Brad Kading, president of the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers (ABIR), the association representing the interests of 21 commercial insurers and reinsurers with underwriting operations in Bermuda, cited both international insurance regulatory standards and various protectionist measures as posing a risk to global business.
He noted that the border with Tajikistan was closed, there is a protectionist policy of the neighboring country and non-tariff regulation from the countries of the Customs Union.
Summary: Industry Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan said Thursday that Lebanon must reduce its trade deficit, even if doing so requires adopting protectionist policies.
Global financial investors are reportedly keeping away from Indonesia because of the perception of strong protectionist policies being followed by the country.
The protectionist policies have resulted in the global economy losing at least $170bn a year, which could have been saved, had the Doha Round (of the WTO trade talks) been a success, says Qatar's deputy foreign minister By Santhosh V Perumal/Business Reporter Qatar yesterday voiced concern over the protectionist policies of developed nations and added that these countries did not have the moral grounds to ask developing countries to ease the barriers.
Some expansion of NTBs has been deliberately protectionist, but more has been the unintended or even unexpected by-product of policies pursued for other purposes.
Citing how the current protectionist policy restricts imports of sugar and harms U.
Protectionist first plans to go to the border with "four pistols" and a "cartridge box" and kill anyone who brings iron ore into France.