ultranationalist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ultra- +‎ nationalist

Adjective[edit]

ultranationalist (comparative more ultranationalist, superlative most ultranationalist)

  1. Pertaining to or supporting ultranationalism; exceedingly nationalistic.
    • 2015, Eugene Rogan, The Fall of the Ottomans, Penguin 2016, p. 15:
      The ultranationalist Young Turks could not accept the loss of Ottoman territory without a fight.

Noun[edit]

ultranationalist (plural ultranationalists)

  1. An adherent of ultranationalism
    • 2009, January 21, “Ellen Barry”, in Russians Strengthen Their Faith and a Tradition With an Icy Water Plunge[1]:
      [] the theatrical ultranationalist Vladimir V. Zhirinovsky took his plunge this year at Bottomless Lake [] .

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