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ultraism

Class:

noun

Etymology:

"ultra-" + "-ism"
(Source: New World Dictionary)  [more]

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Ultraist movement | ultraísmo

a literary movement born in Spain in 1918, with the declared intention of opposing Modernismo, which had dominated Spanish poetry since the end of the 19th century. The movement was launched in the tertulias of Madrid's Café Colonial, presided by... (40 of 410 words)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Ultraist movement

Collins Dictionary:

ultraism | ultraist [derived]

extreme philosophy, belief, or action (5 of 179 words, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/ultraism

Merriam-Webster:

ultraism | ultraist [adjective, noun, related] | ultraistic [adjective, related]

the principles of those who advocate extreme measures (as radicalism) | an instance or example of radicalism (16 of 37 words, 2 definitions, pronunciations)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/ultraism

Oxford Dictionary:

ultraism | ultraist [derived]

Syllabification: (ul·tra·ism) | the holding of extreme opinions. (7 of 29 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/american english​/ultraism

New World Dictionary:

ultraism | ultraist [noun, adjective, related] | ultraistic [adjective, related]

the opinions, principles, etc. of those who are extreme; extremism | an instance of this (14 of 24 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/ultraism

Random House Dictionary:

ultraism | extremism [synonym, sense-specific]

extremism | an extremist point of view or act. (8 of 15 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/ultraism

American Heritage Dictionary:

ultraism | ultraist [noun, related]

Extremism, especially in politics or government; radicalism. (7 of 12 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/ultraism

Wiktionary:

ultraism

radicalism or political extremism | a Spanish poetry genre (8 of 9 words, 2 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/ultraism

Encarta Dictionary:

ultraism | ultraist [noun, derived] | ultraistic [adjective, derived]

religious or political extremism (4 of 21 words, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861707444​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology reference

New World Dictionary:

ultraism

Origin: "ultra-" + "-ism"

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/ultraism

ultra-

Origin: Latin from ultra, feminine of *ulter, beyond, on the other side of from Indo-European *ol-, variant of base *al-, beyond ... (20 of 25 etymology words)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/ultra-prefix

-ism

Origin: Middle English -isme from Old French and Latin -isma ( from Greek) and -ismus ( from Greek -ismos): originally suffix of ... (21 of 34 etymology words)

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Audio references

Collins Dictionary:

ultraism

Audio: British English pronunciation of "ultraism"

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the Free Dictionary:

ultraism

Audio 1: British English pronunciation of "ultraism"

Audio 2: North American English pronunciation of "ultraism" by speech synthesizer

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Google Dictionary:

ultraism

Audio: English pronunciation of "ultraism"

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

ultraism

Audio: North American pronunciation of "ultraism"

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YourDictionary Audio:

ultraism

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "ultraism" by speech synthesizer

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