Interventionist



[in-ter-ven-shuh-niz-uh m] /ˌɪn tərˈvɛn ʃəˌnɪz əm/

noun
1.
the policy or doctrine of intervening, especially government interference in the affairs of another state or in domestic economic affairs.
/ˌɪntəˈvɛnʃənɪst/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or advocating intervention, esp in the affairs of a foreign country
noun
2.
an interventionist person or state
n.

1923, from intervention + -ism. Interventionist, as a noun, is recorded from 1839.

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