Definition of Nationalistic in English :

Define Nationalistic in English

Nationalistic meaning in English

Meaning of Nationalistic in English

Pronunciation of Nationalistic in English

Nationalistic pronunciation in English

Pronounce Nationalistic in English


see synonyms of nationalistic


2. nationalist, nationalistic

devotion to the interests or culture of a particular nation including promoting the interests of one country over those of others

Example Sentences:
'nationalist aspirations'
'minor nationalistic differences'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of nationalistic
1. Devotion, especially excessive or undiscriminating devotion, to the interests or culture of a particular nation-state.
2. The belief that nations will benefit from acting independently rather than collectively, emphasizing national rather than international goals.
3. The belief that a particular cultural or ethnic group constitutes a distinct people deserving of political self-determination.

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