glasnost

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Russian гласность (glásnostʹ, openness).

Noun[edit]

glasnost

  1. 1980s policy of the Soviet Union under Gorbachev to allow more government transparency; often paired with perestroika
    • 2004, Chris Wallace, Character: Profiles in Presidential Courage
      Gorbachev would introduce glasnost (openness and freedom) and perestroika (economic restructuring) to Russia under his tenure, ultimately freeing thousands of political prisoners and dissidents and trying to address the shortages in food and goods that had become the hallmarks of the failing Soviet economy.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian гласность (glásnostʹ, openness)

Noun[edit]

glasnost

  1. glasnost

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

glasnost f or m (rare) (uncountable)

  1. glasnost (policy of transparency of the Soviet Union)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From glȃs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡlâsnoːst/
  • Hyphenation: glas‧nost

Noun[edit]

glȁsnōst f (Cyrillic spelling гла̏сно̄ст)

  1. (uncountable) loudness
  2. (uncountable) glasnost

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • glasnost” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡ(ɨ)ɫɑsnɔst]
  • Hyphenation: glas‧nost

Etymology[edit]

Russian гласность (glásnostʹ, openness)

Noun[edit]

glasnost (definite accusative glasnostu, plural glasnostlar)

  1. glasnost

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