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jingoist

noun [C]     /ˈdʒɪŋ.ɡəʊ.ɪst/ US  /-ɡoʊ-/ disapproving
someone who believes that their own country is always best: He was a confirmed jingoist and would frequently speak about the dangers of Britain forming closer ties with the rest of Europe.Patriotism and nationalism jingoistic     /ˌdʒɪŋ.ɡəʊˈɪs.tɪk/ US  /-ɡoʊ-/ adjective
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