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Synonyms of nationalism

Noun


1. patriotism, nationalism, loyalty, trueness

usage: love of country and willingness to sacrifice for it; "they rode the same wave of popular patriotism"; "British nationalism was in the air and patriotic sentiments ran high"

2. nationalism, doctrine, philosophy, philosophical system, school of thought, ism

usage: the doctrine that your national culture and interests are superior to any other

3. nationalism, ambition, aspiration, dream

usage: the aspiration for national independence felt by people under foreign domination

4. nationalism, doctrine, philosophy, philosophical system, school of thought, ism

usage: the doctrine that nations should act independently (rather than collectively) to attain their goals

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