Meaning of “nationalist” in the English Dictionary

"nationalist" in British English

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nationalistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /ˈnæʃ.nə.lɪst/ us /ˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /ˈnæʃ.nə.lɪst/

nationalistadjective

uk /ˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /ˈnæʃ.nə.lɪst/ us /ˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /ˈnæʃ.nə.lɪst/

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

"nationalist" in American English

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nationalistadjective

us /ˈnæʃ·ə·nəl·ɪst/

politics & government supporting political 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)