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revanchism

/ (rɪˈvæntʃɪzəm) /
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noun
a foreign policy aimed at revenge or the regaining of lost territories
desire or support for such a policy
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Derived forms of revanchism

revanchist, noun, adjective

Word Origin for revanchism

C20: from French revanche revenge
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