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Meaning of JINGOISM

Pronunciation:  'jinggow`izum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  fanatical patriotism
  2. [n]  an appeal intended to arouse patriotic emotions
 

JINGOISM is a 8 letter word that starts with J.

 

 Synonyms: chauvinism, flag waving, superpatriotism, ultranationalism
 
 See Also: demagoguery, demagogy, nationalism, patriotism

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Jin"go*ism\, n.
The policy of the Jingoes, so called. See {Jingo}, 2. [Cant,
Eng.]

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aggression, aggressiveness, Americanism, Anglicism, antagonism, bellicism, bellicosity, belligerence, belligerency, Briticism, chauvinism, combativeness, contentiousness, ferocity, fierceness, fight, flag waving, flag-waving, hostility, love of country, martialism, militancy, militarism, nationalism, nationality, overpatriotism, patriotics, patriotism, pugnaciousness, pugnacity, quarrelsomeness, saber rattling, superpatriotism, truculence, ultranationalism, unfriendliness, unpeacefulness, warmongering, warpath
 

 

 

 

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