What does unionism mean?

Definitions for unionismˈyun yəˌnɪz əm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unionism.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unionism, trade unionism(noun)

    the system or principles and theory of labor unions


  1. unionism(Noun)

    The support of advocacy of a union, especially of a trade union

  2. unionism(Noun)

    Support for the North (the Union) during the American Civil War

  3. unionism(Noun)

    Support for the continuance of the United Kingdom (especially with respect to Northern Ireland)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unionism(noun)

    the sentiment of attachment to a federal union, especially to the federal union of the United States

  2. Unionism(noun)

    the principles, or the system, of combination among workmen engaged in the same occupation or trade


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unionism in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unionism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Bernard Shaw:

    What is virtue but the trades unionism of the married.

Images & Illustrations of unionism

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