ultranationalism

[ uhl-truh-nash-uh-nl-iz-uh m ]
/ ˌʌl trəˈnæʃ ə nlˌɪz əm /
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noun

extreme devotion to or advocacy of the interests of a nation, especially regardless of the effect on any other nations.

Nearby words

  1. ultraminiaturize,
  2. ultramodern,
  3. ultramontane,
  4. ultramontanism,
  5. ultramundane,
  6. ultranationalist,
  7. ultranet,
  8. ultrapure,
  9. ultrared,
  10. ultraright

Origin of ultranationalism


Related formsul·tra·na·tion·al, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for ultranationalism

ultranationalism

/ (ˌʌltrəˈnæʃnəˌlɪzəm) /

noun

extreme devotion to one's own nation
Derived Formsultranational, adjectiveultranationalist, adjective, nounultranationalistic, adjective

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Word Origin and History for ultranationalism

ultranationalism

n.

also ultra-nationalism, by 1853, from ultra- + nationalism.

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