Definition of jusqu'auboutisme in English:

jusqu'auboutisme

noun

  • The policy of carrying on a conflict to the bitter end, or until a conclusive victory has been gained or all one's aims achieved; advocacy of or support for such a policy.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in War & Peace. From French jusqu'auboutisme, jusqu'au-boutisme from jusqu'au bout + -isme.

Pronunciation

jusqu'auboutisme

/ˌʒuːskəʊbuːˈtiːz(ə)m/