flag–waver

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noun flag–wav·er \ˈflag-ˌwā-vər\

Definition of flag–waver

  1. 1 :  one who is intensely and conspicuously patriotic

  2. 2 :  one who waves a flag in signaling

  3. 3 :  a song intended to rouse patriotic sentiment

1894

First Known Use of flag–waver

1894

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