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jingoistnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒɪŋ.ɡəʊ.ɪst/  us   /-ɡoʊ-/ disapproving
someone who ​believes that ​their own ​country is always ​best: He was a ​confirmed jingoist and would ​frequentlyspeak about the ​dangers of ​Britainformingcloserties with the ​rest of ​Europe.
jingoistic
adjective uk   /ˌdʒɪŋ.ɡəʊˈɪs.tɪk/  us   /-ɡoʊ-/
(Definition of jingoist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jingoist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 沙文主义者(相信自己国家永远最好的人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沙文主義者(相信自己國家永遠是最好的人)…
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