jingoism definition

  • noun:
    • Extreme nationalism characterized particularly by a belligerent international policy; chauvinistic patriotism.
    • Excessive patriotism or aggressive nationalism especially in terms of foreign plan.
    • A jingoistic mindset, opinion, etc.
    • The policy associated with Jingoes, so named. See jingo, 2.
    • A bellicose patriotism; intense chauvinism; belligerence in worldwide relations.
    • The nature, policy, or political views of Jingoes.
    • an appeal meant to arouse patriotic feelings
    • fanatical patriotism

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