What does populism mean?

Definitions for populism
ˈpɒp yəˌlɪz əmpop·ulism

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. populism(noun)

    the political doctrine that supports the rights and powers of the common people in their struggle with the privileged elite

Wiktionary

  1. populism(Noun)

    A political doctrine or philosophy that proposes that the rights and powers of ordinary people are exploited by a privileged elite, and supports their struggle to overcome this.

Freebase

  1. Populism

    Populism is a political philosophy where adherents claim that they side with "the people" against "the elites". While for much of the twentieth century, populism was considered to be a political phenomenon mostly of Latin America and India, since the 1980s populist movements and parties have enjoyed degrees of success in First World democracies such as the United States of America, Canada, Italy, the Netherlands, and Scandinavian countries.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of populism in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of populism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. World Refugee:

    Populism is not the solution, populists.

  2. Pope Benedict:

    It's not easy, but populism is not the solution.

  3. Angela Merkel:

    We are seeing nationalism, populism and in a lot of countries a polarized atmosphere.

  4. Nicolas Goyeneche:

    I'm worried... Populism is strengthening, but in the second round, we'll beat populism.

  5. Nicolas Goyeneche:

    I am worried ... Populism is strengthening, but in the second round, we'll beat populism.

Images & Illustrations of populism

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