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chauvinism

noun [no plural]   /ˈʃəʊ.vɪ.nɪ.zəm/ disapproving
the strong and unreasonable belief that your own country or race is the best or most important chovinismo The war stimulated an intense national chauvinism.420
( also male chauvinism) the belief that women are naturally less important, intelligent, or able than men machismo 935
(Definition of chauvinism from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

chauvinism

noun /ˈʃəuvinizəm/
unthinking enthusiasm for a particular country, cause etc chovinismo This is another example of chauvinism towards ’less developed’ tribes by an African Government.
chauvinist noun
chovinista She accused him of being a chauvinist.
chauvinistic adjective
chovinista chauvinistic attitudes.
male chauvinist noun
a man who believes that women are inferior to men machista He strongly denied being a male chauvinist.
(Definition of chauvinism from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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