Meaning of “nationalistic” in the English Dictionary

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"nationalistic" in British English

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nationalisticadjective

uk /ˌnæʃ.ən.əlˈɪs.tɪk/ /ˌnæʃ.nəˈlɪs.tɪk/ us /ˌnæʃ.ən.əlˈɪs.tɪk/ /ˌnæʃ.nəˈlɪs.tɪk/ mainly disapproving

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

"nationalistic" in American English

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nationalisticadjective

us /ˌnæʃ·ə·nəlˈɪs·tɪk/

politics & government strongly supporting your country or its political independence:

A series of nationalistic speeches prepared the country for going to war.

(Definition of “nationalistic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)