Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Piracy, freebooting; the waging of unauthorised war.
  • n. The practice of forcefully and unauthorisedly acquiring control of foreign land.
  • n. The practice of delaying legislation by filibuster or other obstructive tactics.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The characteristics or practices of a filibuster.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The practice of filibustering.
  • n. Bucaneering; freebooting.
  • n. Legislative obstruction.

Etymologies

filibuster +‎ -ism (Wiktionary)

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