struggle for national existence

struggle for national existence
   the extermination of Jews, gypsies, and Slavs
   For some Nazis the fight against the Anglo-Americans and the Russians had a lower linguistic priority:
    ... a struggle for national existence meant racial warfare. (Keneally, 1982 — for the SS)
   In a political campaign, struggle is used to make look important what most of us would consider trivial. See also armed struggle.

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • National Liberation War of Macedonia — For other uses of terms redirecting here, see Macedonian struggle. National Liberation War of Macedonia Part of the Yugoslav Front of World War II …   Wikipedia

  • National Liberation Front (Macedonia) — For other uses of terms redirecting here, see: Macedonian struggle National Liberation Front (Narodno Osloboditelen Front) Active 1945 1949 Country Greece (Greek Macedonia) Engagements Greek Civil War …   Wikipedia

  • National Liberation Front (Algeria) — National Liberation Front جبهة التحرير الوطني Jabhat at Taḥrīr al Waţanī Leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika Founded November 1, 1954 Headquarters Algiers …   Wikipedia

  • National Association For The Advancement Of Colored People — (NAACP) Devise : « Assurer l égalité de droits politiques, éducatifs, sociaux et économiques de tous les citoyens et éliminer la haine et la discrimination raciales. » Création …   Wikipédia en Français

  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People — (NAACP) Devise : « Assurer l égalité de droits politiques, éducatifs, sociaux et économiques de tous les citoyens et éliminer la haine et la discrimination raciales. » Création 12 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • National association for the advancement of colored people — (NAACP) Devise : « Assurer l égalité de droits politiques, éducatifs, sociaux et économiques de tous les citoyens et éliminer la haine et la discrimination raciales. » Création …   Wikipédia en Français

  • National Economic Protectionism Association — For the law of the same acronym, see NEPA. NEPA Type Non governmental organization Founded 1934 Location Francesca Towers, EDSA, Quezon City Key people Bayan dela Cruz, President Area served Philippines …   Wikipedia

  • National Front (Iran) — National Front of Iran جبهه‌ی ملی ایران Leader Adib Boroumand Founded 1949 Headquarters …   Wikipedia

  • National Socialism — National Socialist. the principles and practices of the Nazi party in Germany. * * * or Nazism Totalitarian movement led by Adolf Hitler as head of Germany s Nazi Party (1920–45). Its roots lay in the tradition of Prussian militarism and… …   Universalium

  • National Guard of the United States — For the National Guard of a State and other countries National Guard, see National Guard (disambiguation). For the American Civil War regiment, see 11th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment. National Guard of the United States …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”