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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jacobinism(noun)

    the ideology of the most radical element of the French Revolution that instituted the Reign of Terror

Wiktionary

  1. Jacobinism(Noun)

    The principles of the Jacobins; violent opposition to legitimate government.

    Under this new stimulus, Burn's previous Jacobitism passed towards the opposite, but not very distant, extreme of Jacobinism. uE000656702uE001 J. C. Shairp.

  2. Origin: Compare Jacobinisme.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jacobinism(noun)

    the principles of the Jacobins; violent and factious opposition to legitimate government

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. Jacobinisme.]

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