National SocialismNational Socialism
the political ideology of Adolf Hitler and the Nazis; Nazism
Origin of National Socialism; from German Nationalsozialismus
- The ideology of Adolf Hitler's NSDAP (National Socialist German Workers' Party), including a FÃ¼hrer's totalitarian government, ethnic nationalism, nationalist territorial expansion (Lebensraum) and state control of the (war) economy.
- The ideology of any other patriotic socialist party unconnected with Nazism.