- Egalitarianism is defined as the belief that everyone should have equal economic, political and social rights.
An example of egalitarianism is when everyone receives the same healthcare benefits.
Variant of egalitarian
of, advocating, or characterized by the belief that all people should have equal political, social, and economic rights
Origin of egalitarian; from French égalitaire ; from égalité ; from Old French equalité (see equality) + -ian
an advocate or supporter of this belief