The definition of jingoism is extreme and aggressive patriotism that results in aggressive foreign policy.noun
An example of jingoism is a cartoon that makes fun of the politics or politicians in a foreign country.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- jinˈgo·ist noun
- jinˌgo·isˈtic adjective
- jinˌgo·isˈti·cal·ly adverb
jingoism - Cultural Definition
Variant of jingo
noun pl. jingoes
Origin: < phr. by jingo in the refrain of a patriotic Brit music-hall song (1878): orig. ? euphemism for Jesus
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