Definition of 'nationalist'
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The trouble is that this is a recipe for instability and the rise of nationalist sentiment. The Sun (2012)Nationalist sentiment also entails reluctance to acknowledge obvious facts. THE FOUR NATIONS: A History of the United Kingdom (2002)Small leftist parties and regional nationalist groups opposed the bill. Times, Sunday Times (2014)China is a deeply nationalist country. Christianity Today (2000)Her candidacy is seen as a sign of the growing acceptability of nationalist sentiments that would have been anathema a decade ago. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Concerns over nationalist groups remain across Europe. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: nationalist /ˈnæʃənəlɪst/ NOUN
A nationalist is someone who desires for the group of people to which they belong to gain political independence.
...demands by the nationalists for an independent state.
- American English: nationalist
- Arabic: مُنَاصِرٌ لِلْقَوْمِيَةِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: nacionalista
- Chinese: 民族主义者
- Croatian: nacionalist
- Czech: nacionalista
- Danish: nationalist
- Dutch: nationalist
- European Spanish: nacionalista
- Finnish: nationalisti
- French: nationaliste
- German: Nationalist
- Greek: εθνικιστής
- Italian: nazionalista
- Japanese: 国家主義者
- Korean: 국수주의자
- Norwegian: nasjonalist
- Polish: nacjonalista
- European Portuguese: nacionalista
- Romanian: naționalist
- Russian: националист
- Spanish: nacionalista
- Swedish: nationalist
- Thai: คนรักชาติ
- Turkish: ulusalcı
- Ukrainian: націоналіст
- Vietnamese: người theo chủ nghĩa dân tộc
British English: nationalist ADJECTIVE
Nationalist means connected with the desire of a group of people within a country for political independence.
The crisis has set off a wave of nationalist feelings.
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