ideological Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “ideological” in the English Dictionary

"ideological" in British English

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uk   /ˌaɪ.di.əˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/  us   /-ˈlɑː.dʒɪ-/
based on or ​relating to a ​particular set of ​ideas or ​beliefs: ideological ​differences There are some ​fairlyprofound ideological ​disagreements within the ​movement.
adverb uk   us   /-kəl.i/
The ​government is ideologically ​opposed to ​spending more on the ​arts (= this is in ​opposition to ​itspoliticalbeliefs). Little ​separates the two women ideologically (= they ​believe in ​similar things).
(Definition of ideological from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ideological”
in Chinese (Simplified) 思想体系上的,意识形态上的…
in Turkish ideolojik…
in Russian идеологический…
in Chinese (Traditional) 思想體系上的,意識形態上的…
in Polish ideologiczny…
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