national anthem

noun

Definition of national anthem

:a song that praises a particular country and that is officially accepted as the country's song

Word by Word Definitions

national play
  1. : of or relating to a nation

  2. : nationalist

  3. : comprising or characteristic of a nationality

  1. : one that owes allegiance to or is under the protection of a nation without regard to the more formal status of citizen or subject

  2. : a competition that is national in scope

anthem play
  1. : a song or hymn of praise or gladness

  2. : a usually rousing popular song that typifies or is identified with a particular subculture, movement, or point of view

  3. : a psalm or hymn sung antiphonally or responsively


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