2/17/15

Jingoism

Jingoism

<jeen-go-is-um>

patriotism; nationalism

being hawkish and overly patriotic.

His jingoism was apparent when he arrived dressed in his country's flag.

Memory trick: Jingo reminds of jingle. We ring bells on holidays.

Used at work:
Your jingoism towards the company is appreciated.


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