What does the word communism mean?

Usage examples for communism

  1. America's competition with communism in gaining world leadership, made many Americans feel that it was necessary to prove, once and for all, the superiority of the American way of life. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  2. Several thousand clubs were organized in the Northwest during the next few years, principally in the rural regions, and the secrecy of their proceedings aroused the fear that they were advocating communism. – The Agrarian Crusade A Chronicle of the Farmer in Politics by Solon J. Buck
  3. Look now, at that passage, and at what Mr. Le Breton said about Christian communism! – Philistia by Grant Allen