patriotic

  • 1patriotic — PATRIÓTIC, Ă, patriotici, ce, adj. Pătruns de patriotism, plin de dragoste şi de devotament faţă de patrie şi de popor; care exprimă, care demonstrează patriotism. [pr.: tri o ] – Din fr. patriotique, it. patriotico. Trimis de valeriu, 03.02.2004 …

    Dicționar Român

  • 2Patriotic — Pa tri*ot ic, a. [Cf. F. patriotique, Gr. ? belonging to a fellow countryman.] Inspired by patriotism; actuated by love of one s country; zealously and unselfishly devoted to the service of one s country; as, a patriotic statesman, vigilance.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3patriotic — index faithful (loyal), loyal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4patriotic — (adj.) 1757, from PATRIOT (Cf. patriot) + IC (Cf. ic) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5patriotic — [[t]pæ̱triɒ̱tɪk, pe͟ɪt [/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is patriotic loves their country and feels very loyal towards it. Woosnam is fiercely patriotic... The crowd sang Land of Hope and Glory and other patriotic songs. Ant: unpatriotic …

    English dictionary

  • 6patriotic — adjective Inspired by patriotism; actuated by love of ones country; zealously and unselfishly devoted to the service of ones country; as, a patriotic statesman, vigilance. But if patriotic sentiment is wanted …

    Wiktionary

  • 7patriotic — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ▪ feel ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 8patriotic — pat|ri|ot|ic [ˌpætriˈɔtık, ˌpeı US ˌpeıtriˈa:tık] adj having or expressing a great love of your country →↑nationalistic ▪ patriotic songs ▪ I m not very patriotic. >patriotism [ˈpætriətızəm, ˈpeı US ˈpeı ] n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9patriotic — adjective having or expressing a great love of your country: good patriotic Americans | patriotic songs patriotism noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10patriotic — patriotically, adv. /pay tree ot ik/ or, esp. Brit., /pa /, adj. 1. of, like, suitable for, or characteristic of a patriot. 2. expressing or inspired by patriotism: a patriotic ode. [1645 55; < LL patrioticus < Gk patriotikós. See PATRIOT, IC] *&#8230; …

    Universalium

  • 11patriotic — pa|tri|ot|ic [ ,peıtri atık ] adjective feeling a lot of love, respect, and duty toward your country: a patriotic young Russian …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12patriotic — adjective a patriotic show of support Syn: nationalist, nationalistic, loyalist, loyal; chauvinistic, jingoistic, flag waving Ant: traitorous …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 13patriotic — UK [ˌpætrɪˈɒtɪk] / UK [ˌpeɪtrɪˈɒtɪk] / US [ˌpeɪtrɪˈɑtɪk] adjective feeling a lot of love, respect, and duty towards your country a patriotic young Russian …

    English dictionary

  • 14patriotic — patriot ► NOUN ▪ a person who vigorously supports their country and is prepared to defend it. DERIVATIVES patriotic adjective patriotically adverb patriotism noun. ORIGIN Latin patriota fellow countryman , from Greek patris fatherland …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15patriotic — adjective Date: 1757 1. inspired by patriotism 2. befitting or characteristic of a patriot • patriotically adverb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 16patriòtic — pa|tri|ò|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …

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  • 17patriotic — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. devoted, zealous, public spirited, consecrated, dedicated, fervid, statesmanlike, nationalistic, jingoistic, chauvinistic. Ant. traitorous*, antisocial, misanthropic …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18patriotic — pa·tri·ot·ic || ‚peɪtrɪ É‘tɪk /‚pætrɪ É’ adj. loyal to one s country of birth, devoted to one s country …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19patriotic — [patrɪ ɒtɪk, peɪt ] adjective devoted to and vigorously supporting one s country. Derivatives patriotically adverb …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20patriotic — adj nationalist, nationalistic, loyal, alle giant, jingoist, jingoistic, jingoish, chauvinistic, flag waving, public spirited, U.S. spread eagle …

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