Definition of ministerialism in US English:

ministerialism

noun

  • Government by ministers; the advocacy of such government.

Origin

Late 18th century. From ministerial + -ism. Compare French ministérialisme attachment to a minister, opinion or conduct of those who support the government in power.

Pronunciation

ministerialism

/ˌmɪnɪˈstɪərɪəlɪz(ə)m/