jingoist
jingoist jin"go*ist, n. One who is jingoistic; a bellicose patriot; an extreme bellicose nationalist; an aggressive chauvinist.

Syn: chauvinist, jingo, flag-waver, hundred-percenter. [WordNet 1.5 + PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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