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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) US an extreme or unjustified nationalist
ˈhundred-perˈcentism n


(pərˈsɛn tər)

a thoroughly patriotic, sometimes jingoistic person.
[1925–30, Amer.]
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Noun1.hundred-percenter - an extreme bellicose nationalist
nationalist, patriot - one who loves and defends his or her country
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For example, Minnesota Democrat Mark Dayton, a liberal department store heir, displaced Republican incumbent Rod Grams, a conservative hundred-percenter famous for dismissing Senator Paul Wellstone's attempt to lodge a criticism of Chinese human rights abuses as "demagoguery.
The hundred-percenter easily swallows syndicated information and factory-made ideas and beliefs.
asked the Bootle boy who's grown into one of Anfield's worryingly few hundred-percenters.