Definitions for jingoˈdʒɪŋ goʊ
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chauvinist, jingoist, jingo, flag-waver, hundred-percenter, patrioteer(noun)
an extreme bellicose nationalist
One who supports policy favouring war.
a word used as a jocular oath
a statesman who pursues, or who favors, aggressive, domineering policy in foreign affairs
Origin: [Said to be a corruption of St. Gingoulph.]
Jingo is the 21st novel by Terry Pratchett, one of his Discworld series. It was published in 1997. The rising of a previously submerged island and the subconstituent sovereignty dispute were inspired by the real-life island of Ferdinandea.
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a name, of uncertain derivation, given to a political party favourable to an aggressive, menacing policy in foreign affairs, and first applied in 1877 to that political section in Great Britain which provoked the Turco-Russian war.
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