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Definition 1: love of country and willingness to sacrifice for it - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where nationalism or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they rode the same wave of popular patriotism
  • British nationalism was in the air and patriotic sentiments ran high

Synonyms for nationalism in the sense of this definition

(nationalism is a kind of ...) the quality of being loyal

(... is a kind of nationalism ) loyalty to the United States and its institutions

(... is a kind of nationalism ) fanatical patriotism

Definition 2: the doctrine that your national culture and interests are superior to any other - [noun denoting cognition]

(nationalism is a kind of ...) a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school

Definition 3: the doctrine that nations should act independently (rather than collectively) to attain their goals - [noun denoting cognition]

(nationalism is a kind of ...) a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school

Definition 4: the aspiration for national independence felt by people under foreign domination - [noun denoting feeling]

(nationalism is a kind of ...) a cherished desire

"his ambition is to own his own business"

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