GRE Word List

JINGOIST

extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism

The meaning of the word jingoist is extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism.

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