Definition of restrictionism in English:

restrictionism

noun

  • See restriction

    • ‘To unchain money from the fetters of ‘restrictionism,’ to create free money and to grant cheap or even gratuitous credit, is the main plank in their political platform.’
    • ‘The 1880s were a turning point in the historical development of linguistic and immigration restrictionism.’
    • ‘He writes that ‘laissez faire philosophy had opened the way for capitalism by utterly destroying the fallacies of restrictionism’.’