noun. ['ˈglæsnɑːst, ˈglɔstˌnoʊst, ˈglɔˌsnoʊst'] a policy of the Soviet government allowing freer discussion of social problems.
Rhymes with Glasnost
Sentences with glasnost
1. Noun, singular or mass
With the advent of Mikhail Gorbachev's policies of glasnost and perestroika, the borders of formerly communist countries in Eastern Europe broke open.