jingoistic jin`go*ist"ic, a. 1. fanatically and bellicosely patriotic; aggressively chauvinistic; belligerent in international relations.

Syn: chauvinistic, flag-waving(prenominal), nationalistic, superpatriotic. [PJC]

2. Given to expressing partisan sentiments in slogans, especially belligerently patriotic views. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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