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"nationalist" in British English

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nationalistnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /ˈnæʃ.nə.lɪst/
a ​person who ​wantstheircountry to be ​politicallyindependent a ​person who ​stronglybelievestheircountry is ​better than ​others: violentprotests by nationalists

nationalistadjective

uk   us   /ˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /ˈnæʃ.nə.lɪst/
(Definition of nationalist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nationalistadjective

 us   /ˈnæʃ·ə·nəl·ɪst/
politics & government supportingpolitical independence for a ​group within a ​nation: His ​views were those of the nationalist Quebec ​government.
(Definition of nationalist from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nationalist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 国家主义者, 民族主义者…
in Turkish milliyetçi, milliyetçi kimse…
in Russian националист…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國家主義者, 民族主義者…
in Polish nacjonalist-a/ka…
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