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McCarthyismnoun [ U ]

uk /məˈkɑː.θi.ɪ.zəm/ us /məˈkɑːr.θi.ɪ.zəm/

the practice of accusing someone of being a Communist and therefore avoiding or not trusting them

McCarthyism is named after the American politician Joseph McCarthy, who in the 1950s accused many Americans of being Communists. 麥卡錫主義以美國政客約瑟夫‧麥卡錫的名字命名,50年代時,他指控眾多美國公民為共產黨。
She was a victim of McCarthyism. 她是麥卡錫主義的受害者。

(Translation of “McCarthyism” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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