What does patriotic mean?

Definitions for patriotic
ˌpeɪ triˈɒt ɪk; esp. Brit. ˌpæ-pa·tri·ot·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. patriotic, loyal(adj)

    inspired by love for your country

Wiktionary

  1. patriotic(Adjective)

    Inspired by patriotism; actuated by love of one's country; zealously and unselfishly devoted to the service of one's country; as, a patriotic statesman, vigilance.

    Etymology: From the patrioticus, from the , from ; compare the patriotique.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Patriotic(adj)

    inspired by patriotism; actuated by love of one's country; zealously and unselfishly devoted to the service of one's country; as, a patriotic statesman, vigilance

    Etymology: [Cf. F. patriotique, Gr. patriwtiko`s belonging to a fellow-countryman.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of patriotic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of patriotic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of patriotic in a Sentence

  1. Brad Dacus:

    Founding Fathers are calling on the mayor to immediately retract these guidelines and reassure city employees that they will not be punished for being patriotic, Brad Dacus said. Founding Fathers can not allow this type of censorship and PC insanity to destroy Founding Fathers free speech.

  2. Bhuchung Tsering:

    While China continues to tell the world that Tibetans enjoy religious freedom and autonomy, its top official in Lhasa is engaged in an ideological campaign to turn Tibetan monasteries into 'patriotic centers,'.

  3. Ehsan Sehgal:

    The patriotic subject defines and describes not to accuse, abuse and kill the innocent ones since it violates the wide-scale task and description that, self-defense and respect; whereas, safeguard, for others as well accordingly human rights charter. The real patriotic waves and breathes not distinctions between internal and external figures and affairs. One can neither consider the criminal, terrorist, and killer, as a patriotic one nor uniform qualifies the certificate of patriotism.

  4. Douglas MacArthur:

    Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear -­ kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor ­- with the cry of grave national emergency. Always, there has been some terrible evil at home, or some monstrous foreign power that was going to gobble us up if we did not blindly rally behind it by furnishing the exorbitant sums demanded. Yet, in retrospect, these disasters seem never to have happened, seem never to have been quite real.

  5. Russian President Vladimir Putin:

    The effective work of our military created the conditions for the start of the peace process, with the participation of the Russian military ... the Syrian armed forces and patriotic Syrian forces have been able to achieve a fundamental turnaround in the fight against international terrorism and have taken the initiative in almost all respects.

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