Definition of Rooseveltism in English:

Rooseveltism

noun

  • The policies associated with Theodore Roosevelt.

noun

  • The policies associated with Franklin D. Roosevelt, especially with regard to economic relief, recovery, and reform.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Washington Post. From the name of Theodore Roosevelt + -ism<br>1930s; earliest use found in Pittsburgh Courier. From the name of Franklin Delano Roosevelt + -ism.