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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that favors the practice of significant activity undertaken by a state to influence something not directly under its control.

Usage examples (33)
  • The very word and category, "interventionist," is still vexed by the older discussion of engaged art.
  • I am a non interventionist which is quite different.
  • Watson was a founder member of Greenpeace but left because he wanted to be more "interventionist".
  • Even so, the Iranian government on Wednesday accused American officials of "interventionist" statements. for more
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