ultraism
noun Date: 1821 1. the principles of those who advocate extreme measures (as radicalism) 2. an instance or example of radicalism • ultraist adjective or nounultraistic adjective

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  • ultraism — ULTRAÍSM s.n. 1. Politică a acelora care pledează pentru măsuri extreme; părere extremistă. 2. Orientare suprarealistă în literatura spaniolă interbelică. [< germ. Ultraismus]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  ULTRAÍSM s. n. 1.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Ultraism — Ul tra*ism, n. [Cf. F. ultra[ i]sme. See {Ultra }.] The principles of those who advocate extreme measures, as radical reform, and the like. Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ultraism — [ul′trə iz΄əm] n. [ ULTRA + ISM] 1. the opinions, principles, etc. of those who are extreme; extremism 2. an instance of this ultraist n., adj. ultraistic adj …   English World dictionary

  • ultraism — ultraist, n., adj. ultraistic, adj. /ul treuh iz euhm/, n. 1. extremism. 2. an extremist point of view or act. [1815 25; ULTRA + ISM] * * * ▪ literary movement Spanish  Ultraísmo        movement in Spanish and Spanish American poetry after World… …   Universalium

  • ultraism — ˈəltrəˌizəm noun ( s) Etymology: ultra (I) + ism 1. : the principles of those who advocate extreme measures (as radicalism) 2. : an instance or example of radicalism he pleaded for freedom of speech and of the press …   Useful english dictionary

  • ultraism — noun a) radicalism or political extremism b) a Spanish poetry genre …   Wiktionary

  • ultraism — ul·tra·ism || ÊŒltrəɪzm n. extremism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ultraism — noun rare extremism …   English new terms dictionary

  • ultraism — n. Extreme views, radicalism …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ultraism — n radicalism, extremism, immoderation, fanaticism, zealotry; die hardism, ultraconservatism …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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