Maoism [mou-iz-uh m] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- the political, social, economic, and military theories and policies advocated by , as those concerning revolutionary movements and guerrilla warfare.
Origin of Maoism First recorded in 1950–55;+ Related formsMao·ist, noun, adjective Related Words for maoism , , , , , , Examples from the Web for maoism Contemporary Examples of maoism
Nobody ever reads the last few chapters, which are all about Maoism.
May 24, 2014
British Dictionary definitions for maoism Maoism noun
- Marxism-Leninism as interpreted by Mao Tse-tung: distinguished by its theory of guerrilla warfare and its emphasis on the revolutionary potential of the peasantry
- adherence to or reverence for Mao Tse-tung and his teachings
Derived FormsMaoist, noun, adjective maoism in Culture Maoism [(mow-iz-uhm)]
The doctrines of, most notably the doctrine that a continuous revolution is necessary if the leaders of a state are to be kept in touch with the people. (See Great Proletarian .)