1. [ noun ] (politics) the economic and political theories of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels that hold that human actions and institutions are economically determined and that class struggle is needed to create historical change and that capitalism will untimately be supersede
Related terms: communism
2. [ noun ] (economics) a form of communism based on the writings of Marx and Lenin
Synonyms: collectivism Marxism-Leninism Leninism Sovietism sovietism bolshevism
Related terms: communism revisionism revisionism
Similar spelling:   Marxist