Definition of big government noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


big government

BrE BrE//ˌbɪɡ ˈɡʌvənmənt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌbɪɡ ˈɡʌvərnmənt//
[uncountable] (disapproving)
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a type of government that has a lot of control over people’s lives and the economy
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: big government