Meaning of “jingoist” in the English Dictionary

"jingoist" in British English

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jingoistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdʒɪŋ.ɡəʊ.ɪst/ us /ˈdʒɪŋ.ɡoʊ.ɪst/ 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.
jingoistic
adjective uk /ˌdʒɪŋ.ɡəʊˈɪs.tɪk/ us /ˌdʒɪŋ.ɡoʊˈɪs.tɪk/

(Definition of “jingoist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)