nationalist definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to nationalism.
    • devotion towards the interests or tradition of a specific nation including marketing the passions of one country over those of other people
  • noun:
    • An advocate of nationalism.
    • a person who advocates national unity and independence; -- since, for example, one of a celebration favoring Irish freedom before 1918.
    • a person who advocates nationalism, in almost any good sense.
    • In theology, one that holds on divine election of whole countries as distinguished from that of certain people.
    • A member of a Jewish governmental party when you look at the period of Christ; a zealot.
    • A supporter of Irish nationalism.
    • person who really loves and defends his or her nation
    • an advocate of national autonomy of or a strong nationwide federal government
  • others:
    • Of or pertaining to nationalists; advocating or upholding nationalism.

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