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Definition 1: one who loves and defends his or her country - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for nationalist in the sense of this definition

(nationalist is a kind of ...) a person who owes allegiance to that nation

"a monarch has a duty to his subjects"

(... is a kind of nationalist ) an extreme bellicose nationalist

(... is an instance of nationalist) Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882)

(... is an instance of nationalist) Irish patriot and a founder of the Sinn Fein (1865-1953)

(... is an instance of nationalist) Polish patriot and soldier who fought with Americans in the American Revolution (1746-1817)

(... is an instance of nationalist) Italian nationalist whose writings spurred the movement for a unified and independent Italy (1805-1872)

Definition 2: an advocate of national independence of or a strong national government - [noun denoting person]

(nationalist is a kind of ...) a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea

(... is a kind of nationalist ) the leader of a nationalist movement

Definition 3: devotion to the interests or culture of a particular nation including promoting the interests of one country over those of others - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • nationalist aspirations
  • minor nationalistic differences

Synonyms for nationalist in the sense of this definition

(nationalist is similar to ...) limited to or in the interests of a particular nation

"national interests" "isolationism is a strictly national policy"

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