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jingo


3 dicționare găsite pentru jingo
Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Jingo \Jin"go\, n.; pl. Jingoes. [Said to be a corruption of
     St. Gingoulph.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. A word used as a jocular oath. "By the living jingo."
        --Goldsmith.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A statesman who pursues, or who favors, aggressive,
        domineering policy in foreign affairs; a bellicose
        superpatriot or chavinist. [Cant, Eng.]
        [1913 Webster +PJC]
  
     Note: This sense arose from a doggerel song which was popular
           during the Turco-Russian war of 1877 and 1878. The
           first two lines were as follows: 
           [1913 Webster]
  
                 We don't want to fight, but by Jingo if we do,
                 We 've got the ships, we 've got the men, we 've
                 got the money too.
           [1913 Webster]

Din dicționarul WordNet (r) 2.0 :

  jingo
       n : an extreme bellicose nationalist [syn: chauvinist, jingoist,
            flag-waver, hundred-percenter, patrioteer]
       [also: jingoes (pl)]

Din dicționarul Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  27 Moby Thesaurus words for "jingo":
     bigot, chauvin, chauvinist, doctrinaire, dogmatist, fanatic,
     flag waver, hard hat, hawk, hundred-percent American,
     hundred-percenter, illiberal, intolerant, jingoist,
     male chauvinist, militarist, nationalist, patriot, patrioteer, pig,
     racist, sexist, superpatriot, ultranationalist, war dog, war hawk,
     warmonger  
     

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