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home rule

noun as in self-government

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Example Sentences

The king was supported in his opinion by Walter Asquith, who has been the firm champion of home rule.

Under his leadership a home-rule bill for Ireland was passed by the Commons in spite of the most bitter opposition.

Next, I have explained the rise of the present Home Rule movement, and its dependence on agrarian agitation.

In the old days Ireland was refused Home Rule because she was too poor.

Is it not likely that it is Home Rule that will save her in the future?


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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to home rule, such as: self-determination, self-rule, autarchy, autonomy, independence, and self-direction.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.