from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Excessive or fanatical patriotism; chauvinism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective prenominal fanatically patriotic; same as chauvinistic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an appeal intended to arouse patriotic emotions
  • adjective fanatically patriotic


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.