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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or involving or guided by the doctrine of increasing the territory or the economic influence of a country.

Usage examples (33)
  • Syrian throne and was immediately involved in expansionist campaigns against Egypt.
  • There are many in expansionist China today who believe that this prerogative belongs to them.
  • A secure and sustainable Earth is a necessary prerequisite for any long term expansionist space operations.
  • Yet Arab propagandists call Israel 'expansionist' and the 'aggressor' against all Arab peoples. for more
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