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Synonyms for imperialism
ɪmˈpɪər i əˌlɪz əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. imperialism(noun)

    a policy of extending your rule over foreign countries

  2. imperialism(noun)

    a political orientation that advocates imperial interests

  3. imperialism(noun)

    any instance of aggressive extension of authority

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    imperialist, imperialistic, imperial

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  1. Ry Cooder:

    American global economic imperialism is a fact. It's a known fact. It's a simple fact.

  2. Louis Moore:

    At best its just a bad mistake, at worst it's a continuation of global imperialism in sport, it's about appropriation, power and not caring about history. You'd hope they find another national song.

  3. Spenser Rapone:

    I would encourage all soldiers who have a conscience to lay down their arms and join me and so many others who are willing to stop serving the agents of imperialism and join us in a revolutionary movement!

  4. Ernesto "Che" Guevara:

    ...because it is the very nature of Imperialism to turn humans into beasts.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Historical radicalism and today's radicalism gained and achieved only the outward glamour of style and system, not the inward changing of thought, conduct, and distinction. As a fact, the conception, whether colonialism, imperialism, and such isms still exist; however, in a new packing of radicalism; otherwise, one can realize, and easily define as that: Fool the public; rule the republic.

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