[uhl-truh-nash-uh-nl-iz-uh m]


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

Origin of ultranationalism

Related formsul·tra·na·tion·al, adjective
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extreme devotion to one's own nation
Derived Formsultranational, adjectiveultranationalist, adjective, nounultranationalistic, adjective
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Word Origin and History for ultranationalism

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

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