adjective see xenophobe

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  • xenophobic — (adj.) 1912, from XENOPHOBIA (Cf. xenophobia) + IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • xenophobic — [[t]ze̱nəfo͟ʊbɪk[/t]] ADJ GRADED (disapproval) If you describe someone as xenophobic, you disapprove of them because they show strong dislike or fear of people from other countries. [FORMAL] Xenophobic nationalism is on the rise in some West… …   English dictionary

  • xenophobic — xenophobia ► NOUN ▪ intense or irrational dislike or fear of people from other countries. DERIVATIVES xenophobe noun xenophobic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • xenophobic — See xenophobia. * * * …   Universalium

  • xenophobic — adjective Suffering from xenophobia, a fear or hatred of strangers or foreigners See Also: xenophobia, xenophobe …   Wiktionary

  • xenophobic — xen·o·pho·bic || ‚zenÉ™ fəʊbɪk adj. exhibiting fear and hatred of strangers or foreigners …   English contemporary dictionary

  • xenophobic — adj 1. fearing foreigners or strangers, nationalist, nationalistic, jingoistic, chauvinistic; isolationist; racist, anti Semitic. 2. parochial, provincial, regional, regionalistic, smalltown, microcultural, Sociol. ethnocentric, insular; limited …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • xenophobic — xeno·phobic …   English syllables

  • xenophobic — adjective Syn: jingoistic, chauvinistic, flag waving, nationalistic, isolationist, prejudiced, bigoted, intolerant …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • xenophobic — See: xenophobia …   English dictionary

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