Translation of "imperialism" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ɪmˈpɪə.ri.ə.lɪ.zəm/ us /-ˈpɪr.i-/ often disapproving

a system in which a country rules other countries, sometimes having used force to get power over them

the age of imperialism

a situation in which one country has a lot of power or influence over others, especially in political and economic matters

She accused the United States of economic imperialism.

(Translation of “imperialism” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)