a person or country that actively opposes colonialism.
If you were surprised last year when Gingrich said Obama has a “Kenyan, anti-colonial” worldview, you have a lousy memory.
What Mitt Romney Could Do to Make the GOP Like Him More Michael Tomasky December 2, 2011
It’s also possible that Barack Obama is motivated by anti-colonial rage, or by a secret commitment to socialist ideas.
Answering Tomasky David Frum July 29, 2012
In Vietnam, the communists had led the anti-colonial struggle, and thus become the face of Vietnamese nationalism.
Bury the Vietnam Analogy Peter Beinart October 6, 2009
The anti-colonial policy is growing less and less popular among the people.
The Quarterly Review, Volume 162, No. 324, April, 1886 Various
It has been said, and will be generally admitted, that there is no such thing in this country as an anti-colonial party.
Liberalism and the Social Problem Winston Spencer Churchill
of, relating to, or characteristic of commerce. engaged in commerce. prepared, done, or acting with sole or chief emphasis on salability, profit, or success: a commercial product; His attitude toward the theater is very commercial. able to yield or make a profit: We decided that the small oil well was not commercial. suitable or fit […]
the principles, practices, and spirit of commerce. a attitude in noncommercial affairs; inappropriate or excessive emphasis on profit, success, or immediate results. a custom or expression. noun the spirit, principles, or procedure of commerce exclusive or inappropriate emphasis on profit n. “principles and practice of commerce,” 1849, from commercial (adj.) + -ism.
(initial capital letter) a member of the Communist Party or movement. an advocate of . a person who is regarded as supporting politically leftist or subversive causes. (usually initial capital letter) a Communard. (initial capital letter) of or relating to the Communist Party or to Communism. pertaining to communists or . Contemporary Examples MARTA: With […]
a person who , especially unquestioningly, to the usual practices or standards of a group, society, etc. (often initial capital letter) a person who to the usages of an established church, especially the Church of England. of or characterized by , especially in action or appearance. noun a person who adopts the attitudes, behaviour, dress, […]