Imperialism synonyms

ĭm-pîr'ē-ə-lĭz'əm
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The colonial domination policy pursued by the powers of Europe, from the second half of the XIX century to the years following World War II. A colonial system.
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Rule or power to rule; sovereign authority; sovereignty
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Imperial or imperialistic sovereignty, domination, or control:
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Dominance of one social group over another, such that the ruling group or hegemon acquires some degree of consent from the subordinate, as opposed to dominance purely by force.
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The policy or practice of a wealthy or powerful nation in extending its influence into a less developed one, especially in exploiting that nation's resources.
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A nation's practice or policy of territorial or economic expansion.
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Influence, force, or control
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The capacity of a system or machine to operate:
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The supposed or presumed responsibility of white people to govern and impart their culture to nonwhite people, often advanced as a justification for European colonialism.
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International diplomacy in which each nation uses or threatens to use military or economic power to further its own interests:
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Find another word for imperialism. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for imperialism, like: colonialism, dominion, empire, hegemony, neocolonialism, expansionism, sway, power, international domination, white-man-s-burden and power-politics.