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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Tending toward or advocating any of various theories or political movements advocating or aiming at collective or governmental ownership and administration of the means of production and control of the distribution of goods:

Usage examples (36)
  • socialistic government
  • When the Obama administration began touting what she calls a socialistic health care reform plan, her head of steam continued to build.
  • Stories such as that are hard to find in socialistic economies.
  • And you're likely to encounter the word socialistic only on talk radio or conservative blogs. for more
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