AskDefine | Define radicalism

Dictionary Definition

radicalism n : the political orientation of those who favor revolutionary change in government and society

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Noun

  1. Any of various radical social or political movements that aim at fundamental change in the structure of society

Translations

social or political movements that aim at fundamental change in the structure of society
  • Croatian: radikalizam
  • German: Radikalismus

Extensive Definition

Radical (from Latin radicis, genitive of radix "root") can refer to many different things and concepts.

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radicalism in Catalan: Radical
radicalism in German: Radikal
radicalism in Spanish: Radical
radicalism in French: Radical
radicalism in Ido: Radiko
radicalism in Italian: Radicale
radicalism in Dutch: Radicaal
radicalism in Japanese: ラジカル
radicalism in Norwegian: Radikal
radicalism in Portuguese: Radical
radicalism in Romanian: Radical
radicalism in Russian: Радикал
radicalism in Slovenian: Radikal
radicalism in Finnish: Radikaali
radicalism in Swedish: Radikal
radicalism in Chinese: 基

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