Meaning of “wrap yourself in the flag” in the English Dictionary

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"wrap yourself in the flag" in British English

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wrap yourself in the flag

disapproving

to show great loyalty and support for your country in a way that does not ask questions:

Although national pride is important to the prime minister, he does not wrap himself in the flag as his predecessor used to do.

(Definition of “wrap yourself in the flag” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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