Meaning of Powellism in English:


Pronunciation /ˈpaʊəlɪz(ə)m/


historical British Politics
  • The political and economic policies advocated by or associated with the British politician Enoch Powell; specifically a policy of restricting or terminating the right of immigration of non-white people from Commonwealth countries into the United Kingdom.


1960s; earliest use found in The Times. From the name of John Enoch Powell + -ism.