Jingoism in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Jingoism

extreme patriotism for one’s country that often shows itself through aggression towards other nations

Examples of Jingoism in a sentence

The man’s jingoism led him to attempt to destroy a federal building as a show of loyalty for his own nation.  🔊

When the invading troops showed jingoism by burning down schools and churches, their leaders reprimanded them.  🔊

The dictator’s jingoism caused him to constantly rant about his nation’s superiority while threatening his rivals with war.  🔊

During wars, soldiers risk being caught up in jingoism and acting overly aggressive with their enemies.  🔊

My grandfather’s jingoism towards foreigners made him appear racist.  🔊

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