Nativism in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Nativism

the practice of giving preference to the native residents of an area

Examples of Nativism in a sentence

Nativism is observed by individuals who believe their culture is superior to other cultures.  🔊

Because Helen favors the concept of nativism, she only hires local citizens to work in her store.  🔊

The political candidate promoted nativism and spoke about the risks of allowing immigrants into the country.  🔊

Since the police officer only gives speeding tickets to foreign citizens, he obviously supports nativism.  🔊

We decided to open our home to a family of refugees despite the disapproval of our neighbors who believed in nativism.  🔊

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