hundred-percenter
noun Etymology: hundred-percent (American) Date: 1921 a thoroughgoing nationalist • hundred-percentism noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hundred-percenter — noun an extreme bellicose nationalist • Syn: ↑chauvinist, ↑jingoist, ↑jingo, ↑flag waver, ↑patrioteer • Derivationally related forms: ↑jingoism (for: ↑jin …   Useful english dictionary

  • hundred-percenter — hundred percent·er …   English syllables

  • hundred-percenter — /hun drid peuhr sen teuhr/, n. a completely patriotic, sometimes jingoistic person. [1925 30, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • hundred-percenter — hun′dred per•cent′er [[t]pərˈsɛn tər[/t]] n. a thoroughly patriotic, sometimes jingoistic person • Etymology: 1925–30, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • one-hundred-percenter — ˌ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷pə(r)ˈsentə(r) noun ( s) : hundred percenter …   Useful english dictionary

  • hundred-percentism — ˌizəm noun ( s) : the beliefs and practices of a hundred percenter laws … passed under the stress of antialien phobia and hundred percentism Christian Century …   Useful english dictionary

  • hundred-percentism — noun see hundred percenter …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chauvinist — Synonyms and related words: bigot, chauvin, doctrinaire, dogmatist, fanatic, flag waver, hard hat, hawk, hundred percent American, hundred percenter, illiberal, intolerant, jingo, jingoist, male chauvinist, militarist, nationalist, patriot,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hard hat — Synonyms and related words: Bircher, Bourbon, Tory, aegis, arm guard, backstop, buffer, bulwark, bumper, chauvin, chauvinist, conservatist, conservative, contraceptive, copyright, crash helmet, cushion, dashboard, diehard, dodger, extreme right… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • jingo — Synonyms and related words: bigot, chauvin, chauvinist, doctrinaire, dogmatist, fanatic, flag waver, hard hat, hawk, hundred percent American, hundred percenter, illiberal, intolerant, jingoist, male chauvinist, militarist, nationalist, patriot,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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