Bloomerism

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Bloomer +‎ -ism, after women's-rights advocate Amelia Jenks Bloomer (1818–1894).

Noun[edit]

Bloomerism (uncountable)

  1. (archaic, sometimes derogatory) Support for equal rights for women; an early form of feminism.