interventionist
noun or adjective see interventionism

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  • interventionist — in‧ter‧ven‧tion‧ist [ˌɪntəˈvenʆnɪst ǁ tər ] adjective ECONOMICS believing that a government should try to influence trade by spending government money: • interventionist policies in the car industry • We favour an interventionist role for… …   Financial and business terms

  • intervenţionist — INTERVENŢIONÍST, Ă, intervenţionişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj., s.m. şi f. (Persoană, stat etc.) care participă la o intervenţie armată, care susţine sau practică intervenţionismul. 2. adj. Care aparţine intervenţionismului, care este… …   Dicționar Român

  • interventionist — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ favouring intervention, especially by a government in its domestic economy or by one state in the affairs of another. ► NOUN ▪ an interventionist person. DERIVATIVES interventionism noun …   English terms dictionary

  • interventionist — [in΄tər ven′shənist] n. one who favors or practices intervention, esp. in international affairs adj. 1. of intervention or interventionists 2. favoring or practicing intervention interventionism n. * * * See interventionism. * * * …   Universalium

  • interventionist — index advocate (counselor), arbitrator Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • interventionist — [in΄tər ven′shənist] n. one who favors or practices intervention, esp. in international affairs adj. 1. of intervention or interventionists 2. favoring or practicing intervention interventionism n …   English World dictionary

  • interventionist — [[t]ɪ̱ntə(r)ve̱nʃənɪst[/t]] interventionists ADJ GRADED Interventionist policies are policies which show an organization s desire to become involved in a problem or a crisis which does not concern it directly. [JOURNALISM] ...the interventionist… …   English dictionary

  • interventionist — in|ter|ven|tion|ist [ˌıntəˈvenʃənıst US tər ] adj based on the belief of a government or organization that it should take action or spend money to influence the ↑economy (=financial system) or what happens in other countries interventionist… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • interventionist — adjective favouring intervention, especially by a government in its domestic economy or by one state in the affairs of another. noun an interventionist person. Derivatives interventionism noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • interventionist — noun One who practices or defends interventionism …   Wiktionary

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