Adjective "decolonization" definition and examples

(Decolonization may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


  1. 'Both nations officially encouraged decolonization, yet both also sought to take newly independent countries into their spheres of influence.'
  2. 'He became a critic of all policies of decolonization of territories which he considered an integral part of France.'

More definitions

1. to release from the status of a colony.

2. to allow (a colony) to become self-governing or independent. verb (used without object), decolonized, decolonizing.

3. to free a colony to become self-governing or independent.

More examples(as adjective)

"committees can be decolonization."