me-tooism
noun see me-too

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • me-tooism — me tooer, n. me tooist, adj., n. /mee tooh iz euhm/, n. 1. the adopting of policies, methods, products, etc., similar or identical to those of a peer, rival, or competitor. 2. the practice of making a product, offering a service, etc., that… …   Universalium

  • me-tooism — me too•ism [[t]ˈmiˈtu ɪz əm[/t]] n. 1) cvb the adopting of policies or practices similar or identical to those of a peer or competitor 2) the making of a product, offering of a service, etc., that duplicates one that has become successful •… …   From formal English to slang

  • me-tooism — me too·ism …   English syllables

  • me-tooism — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ˌizəm noun ( s) : the policies or principles of a me tooer * * * me tooer, n. me tooist, adj., n. /mee tooh iz euhm/, n. 1. the adopting of policies, methods, products, etc., similar or identical to those of a peer, rival, or competitor …   Useful english dictionary

  • me-tooism — /mi ˈtuɪzəm/ (say mee toohizuhm) noun Colloquial 1. a desire to get whatever anyone else is getting regardless of whether it is really needed or even desirable. 2. a pattern of behaviour which is highly imitative of what someone else does. {from… …   Australian English dictionary

  • me-too — ☆ me too [mē′to͞o′ ] adj. Informal designating or of policies or attitudes, esp. of a politician, adopted from a successful or powerful rival me tooism n …   English World dictionary

  • me-too — me′ too′ adj. sts characterized by me tooism • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • me-too — I. ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: from the phrase me too : marked by similarity to or acceptance of something (as a political policy) that has proved successful or persuasive when promoted by an opponent or rival conducted a me too campaign me… …   Useful english dictionary

  • me-too — /mee tooh /, adj. Slang. characterized by or involving me tooism: a candidate s me too campaign. [1925 30; from phrase me too] * * * …   Universalium

  • me-too — adjective Date: 1926 1. marked by similarity to or by adoption of successful or persuasive policies or practices used or promoted by someone else 2. similar or identical to an established product (as a drug) with no significant advantage over it… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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