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synonyms for tokenism

  • duplicity
  • empty talk
  • hollow words
  • hypocrisy
  • hypocritical respect
  • insincerity
  • jive
  • lie
  • lip devotion
  • lip homage
  • lip praise
  • lip reverence
  • lip worship
  • mouth honor
  • mouthing
  • sham
  • smooth talk
  • sweet-talk
  • token agreement
  • unctuousness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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How to use tokenism in a sentence

I understand that a number have gone to Dubai or wherever, so they’re just moving, and you could argue it’s tokenism.
'LIKE SHOOTING A MOVING TARGET.' THIS COMPANY IS TRYING TO WITHDRAW FROM RUSSIA. IT'S GETTING COMPLICATEDBELINDA LUSCOMBEJUNE 1, 2022TIME
College teams often engage in tokenism by bringing on a single female player, and the vast majority of scholarships go to male players.
MICROSOFT PURCHASE OF ACTIVISION BLIZZARD WON’T CLEAN UP GAMER CULTURE OVERNIGHT: 5 ESSENTIAL READS ABOUT SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND DISCRIMINATION IN GAMING AND TECHLGBTQ-EDITORJANUARY 22, 2022NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Together, slowly but surely, we are moving beyond tokenism, and transforming how organizations prioritize and realize diversity, equity and inclusion at every level.
IF EMPLOYERS ARE SERIOUS ABOUT MEANINGFUL CHANGE, THEY MUST REORIENT JOBS TO CENTER AROUND WORKERSDARREN WALKERAUGUST 12, 2021TIME
It goes back to tokenism and putting people of color in an awkward position by focusing the topic at hand on them rather than on the government.
CHICAGO’S MAYOR LIMITS INTERVIEWS TO REPORTERS OF COLOR. NOW THEY’RE CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE.KIM BELLWAREMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO TOKENISM

  • duplicity
  • empty talk
  • hollow words
  • hypocrisy
  • hypocritical respect
  • insincerity
  • jive
  • lie
  • lip devotion
  • lip homage
  • lip praise
  • lip reverence
  • lip worship
  • mouth honor
  • mouthing
  • sham
  • smooth talk
  • sweet-talk
  • token agreement
  • tokenism
  • unctuousness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.