Meaning of “fascist” in the English Dictionary

"fascist" in British English

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fascistadjective

uk /ˈfæʃ.ɪst/ us /ˈfæʃ.ɪst/ also fascistic,

based on or supporting fascism:

fascist groups
a fascist dictator/regime

More examples

  • The period between the two World Wars saw the rise of fascist regimes in Italy and Germany.
  • Under the Nazis, Germany was a fascist, totalitarian state.

fascistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfæʃ.ɪst/ us /ˈfæʃ.ɪst/

(Definition of “fascist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)