noun. ['ˈfjuːdəˌlɪzəm'] the social system that developed in Europe in the 8th century; vassals were protected by lords who they had to serve in war.
- feudal system
- social system
- social organisation
- social structure
- -ism (English)
- feudal (English)
- feudalis (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Feudalism
Example sentences of the word feudalism
1. Noun, singular or mass
A general advantage of feudalism was the stability that it brought.