• Definition for "jingo"
    • One who vociferously supports an individual's country, specially…
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jingo definition

  • noun:
    • One who vociferously supports an individual's country, specially one that supports a belligerent foreign plan; a chauvinistic patriot.
    • one that aids plan favouring war.
    • A word utilized as a jocular oath.
    • A statesman which pursues, or whom favors, aggressive, domineering policy in international matters; a bellicose superpatriot or chavinist.
    • A name utilized in the oath “by jingo,” often extended to “by the living jingo”: as, i will not do so, by jingo.
    • [capitalized] A member of a section of this Conservative or Tory celebration in the uk which advocated a spirited international policy.
    • a serious bellicose nationalist
  • adjective:
    • Of or associated with a chauvinistic patriot.
    • described as chauvinistic patriotism.
  • interjection:
    • useful for focus or even show shock: By jingo, i am making within spite of the blizzard.
  • others:
    • Belonging or regarding the Jingoes: as, the Jingo plan; Jingo bluster. See I., 2.
    • To force to a particular course of action because of the impact of this Jingo character, which, an aggressive bellicose patriotism.
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