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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:
Adj.1.imperialistic - of or relating to imperialism; "imperialistic wars"
Translations

imperialistic

[ɪmˌpɪərɪəˈlɪstɪk] ADJimperialista

imperialistic

[ɪmˌpɪəriəˈlɪstɪk] adjimpérialisteimperial system nsystème m impérial

imperialistic

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An article in North Korea's official newspaper Rodong Sinmun blamed US 'Imperialistic behavior' and 'double-dealing' with South Korea for undermining the denuclearization process, Newsweek reported Thursday.
TOKYO, Aug 29 (KUNA) -- North Korea said Thursday that its recent weapons tests are aimed at bolstering its self-defense capacity at a time when "imperialistic behavior" infringing upon the sovereignty of other nations is spreading around the world, Seoul's Yonhap News Agency reported.
She remarked ' Quaid-e-Azam had also struggled against imperialistic system and Fatima Jinnah stood shoulder to shoulder with him.
Shafqat said the country was facing serious challenges due to their corruption and imperialistic life style.
Prague, SANA- The chairman of the Czech Peace Movement Milan Krajca affirmed that Syria has been facing unprecedented and coordinated imperialistic aggression from eight years which has been practiced against it by the US and the NATO.
She said that the meeting of PML- N MPAs from Punjab with the Prime Minister was in fact revolt against the dictatorial approach and imperialistic mindset of PML- N leadership as they were not ready for slavery of a family.
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Moon also criticized the country for its repeated territorial claims over Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo, claiming denying Seoul's sovereignty over the islets was "no different from rejecting self-reflection of its imperialistic invasion."
I suppose Brexiteers will snort idignantly but how can a country embrace the ethos of European culture as it becomes an isolationist, backward-thinking island dreaming of past imperialistic glory.
This is frightening, imperialistic madness.Maldwyn Lewis Porthmadog
On the other hand, the book also engages Richard McPhail's Electronic Colonization Theory in order to demonstrate how developing areas such as Africa experience a new form of imperialistic subjugation because of electronic and digital communication.
Summary: For generations, governance has been a tricky game in Lebanon, either due to the presence of several sects or imperialistic and neighboring designs.