neutralism neutralism  /ˈnu trə ˌlɪ zəm/


  • (n) a policy of neutrality or nonalignment in international affairs


  1. THE year 1960 may come to be known as the year neutralism became respectable.
  2. Defeatism faded, neutralism began to fade, because arms came into being; and the fading of defeatism made more arms possible.
  3. Retorted he: Nixon-Dulles pronouncements on neutralism constituted neither a democratic nor a happy approach to good international relations.
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