Definition of “feminism” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /ˈfemɪnɪzəm/

the belief that women should have the same economic, social, and political rights as men

feminist noun [ C ]

someone who supports feminism:

a radical feminist
feminist adjective

feminist literature
a feminist writer

(Definition of “feminism” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)