Definition of pejorism in English:

pejorism

noun

  • The belief that the world is becoming worse.

Origin

Late 19th century. From classical Latin pēior worse + -ism, after pessimism.

Pronunciation

pejorism

/ˈpɛdʒərɪz(ə)m//ˈpiːdʒərɪz(ə)m/