ethnicism

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ethnic +‎ -ism

Noun[edit]

ethnicism (countable and uncountable, plural ethnicisms)

  1. An emphasis upon ethnic identity.
  2. Prejudice based on ethnic origin.
  3. (obsolete) heathenism; pagan superstition.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (emphasis upon ethnic identity):
  • (prejudice): For semantic relationships of this sense, see racism or prejudice in the Wikisaurus.
  • (pagan superstition):