jingoism


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jin·go·ism

 (jĭng′gō-ĭz′əm)
n.
Extreme nationalism characterized especially by a belligerent foreign policy; chauvinistic patriotism.

jin′go·ist n.
jin′go·is′tic adj.
jin′go·is′ti·cal·ly adv.

jingoism

(ˈdʒɪŋɡəʊˌɪzəm)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the belligerent spirit or foreign policy of jingoes; chauvinism
ˈjingoist n, adj
ˌjingoˈistic adj
ˌjingoˈistically adv

jin•go•ism

(ˈdʒɪŋ goʊˌɪz əm)

n.
the spirit, policy, or practice of jingoes; bellicose chauvinism.
[1875–80]
jin′go•ist, n., adj.
jin`go•is′tic, adj.

jingoism

extreme or eccentric national loyalty that is hostile to the interests of any other nation. — jingo, jingoist, n. — jingoistic, adj.
See also: Nationalism

Jingoism

Excessively chauvinistic patriotism, derived from the music-hall lyrics “we don’t want to fight but by jingo if we do…the Russians shall not have Constantinople.”
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jingoism - an appeal intended to arouse patriotic emotionsjingoism - an appeal intended to arouse patriotic emotions
demagoguery, demagogy - impassioned appeals to the prejudices and emotions of the populace
2.Jingoism - fanatical patriotismjingoism - fanatical patriotism      
nationalism, patriotism - love of country and willingness to sacrifice for it; "they rode the same wave of popular patriotism"; "British nationalism was in the air and patriotic sentiments ran high"

jingoism

noun chauvinism, bigotry, xenophobia, flag-waving (informal), belligerence, insularity, hawkishness an outpouring of militaristic jingoism
Translations

jingoism

[ˈdʒɪŋgəʊɪzəm] N (pej) → patriotería f

jingoism

[ˈdʒɪŋgəʊɪzəm] nchauvinisme m

jingoism

jingoism

[ˈdʒɪŋgəʊˌɪzm] nsciovinismo
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Have you been reading the sensational papers, or stuffing yourself up with jingoism, or what?
Therefore, the United States must balance its relationship with both India and Pakistan and should use its good offices to persuade rulers in New Delhi to shun jingoism and resume composite dialogue aimed at peaceful resolution of all outstanding disputes.
On the other, there is the familiar Congress response to jingoism, one of being unabashedly diffident about questioning the nation's militarist chorus.
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Cinema has long been the bridge that unites minds, even as a culture of jingoism unspools around us.
I believe that people who go by jingoism make such remark.
May's crude jingoism is not strong or stable leadership, it's a dangerous Tory ploy.
Each year I wear my poppy with pride, not out of a sense of jingoism, but in memory of the ordinary men and women in uniform who, in the past and today, put their lives on the line to make this country safe, and in efforts to bring stability to nations troubled by military strife.
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Well, some people say Boris Johnson is a deeply unpleasant, over-ambitious severely privileged chancer who will stoop to any gutter level, including jingoism, to get what he wants.