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flag–waving

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noun flag–wav·ing \-viŋ\

Simple Definition of flag–waving

  • : words and actions that show very strong support for your government usually in a way that seems foolish or excessive

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of flag–waving

  1. :  passionate appeal to patriotic or partisan sentiment :  chauvinism

1892

First Known Use of flag–waving

1892

Rhymes with flag–waving


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