defaitisme

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French défaitisme (cognate with English, German Defätismus etc.), rendering the Russian (porajentchestvo), coined in 1915

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /defɛˈtɪzmə/
  • Hyphenation: de‧fai‧tis‧me

Noun[edit]

defaitisme n (uncountable)

  1. The attitude defeatism, acceptance of defeat or other misery without struggle

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