One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Having or relating to extreme right-wing, authoritarian, or intolerant views or practices.‘religious nationalism can lead to fascistic tendencies’‘the party's most overtly fascistic elements’
- ‘Every year, no matter who wins at the polls, the government grows larger and more fascistic.’
- ‘Is this the way to criticize an administration that seems to have some fascistic tendencies?’
- ‘They tended to become fascistic themselves - to become obsessed by seizing power.’
- ‘Images of strapping masculinity are often slated as fascistic.’
- ‘Are fascistic far-right parties really 'on the march again'?’
- ‘Over several years he has acted Coriolanus, Kent in King Lear, and a ruthless, fascistic Richard III in a production set in a version of 1930s London.’
- ‘Only two years ago the party was gripped by internal feuding, which led to the expulsion of openly fascistic elements from its ranks.’
- ‘Any girl growing up struggles to reconcile her sense of her own body with the fascistic norms imposed on her.’
- ‘He is described as more like a successful media tycoon than the leader of a fascistic politico-religious cult.’
- ‘Tens of thousands of political dissidents have been executed for simply not wanting this fascistic regime.’
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