from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Extremism, especially in politics or government; radicalism.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The principles of ultras, or men who advocate extreme measures, as a radical reform, etc.
  • noun An extreme or radical statement or action.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The principles of those who advocate extreme measures, as radical reform, and the like.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun radicalism or political extremism
  • noun a Spanish poetry genre


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  • The Pharma Bro’s free market ultraism,

    Though seen quite rightly as vulturism,

    Was deemed unassailable

    So crimes that were jailable

    Were found to obtain a result in prison.

    August 29, 2018