neoisolationism

neoisolationist, adj., n.
/nee'oh uy'seuh lay"sheuh niz'euhm/, n. (in U.S. politics)
a revival of isolationism arising from increased anti-Soviet and anti-European sentiment and a reluctance to involve the nation in further political and military commitments abroad.
[1950-55; NEO- + ISOLATIONISM]

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  • neoisolationism — neoisolationist, adj., n. /nee oh uy seuh lay sheuh niz euhm/, n. (in U.S. politics) a revival of isolationism arising from increased anti Soviet and anti European sentiment and a reluctance to involve the nation in further political and military …   Useful english dictionary

  • ne|o|i|so|la|tion|ist — «NEE oh Y suh LAY shuh nihst, IHS uh », adjective, noun. –adj. having to do with neoisolationism. –n. a person who supports neoisolationism …   Useful english dictionary

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