bossism


bossism

bossism [baw-siz-uh m, bos-iz-] ExamplesWord Origin noun

  1. control by bosses, especially political bosses.

Origin of bossism An Americanism dating back to 1880–85; boss1 + -ism Examples from the Web for bossism Historical Examples of bossism

  • But no one ever resented the old warrior’s genial “bossism.”

    Life of Wm. Tecumseh Sherman.

    W. Fletcher Johnson

  • British Dictionary definitions for bossism bossism noun

    1. US the domination or the system of domination of political organizations by bosses

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