patriarchism definition

  • noun:
    • government by a patriarch
    • Government by a patriarch, or perhaps the head of a family.
    • federal government by a patriarch or even the mind of a family, that is both ruler and priest.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "patriarchism"
  • Sentence for "patriarchism"
53 votes

How would you define patriarchism?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!