superpatriot

noun

su·​per·​pa·​tri·​ot ˌsü-pər-ˈpā-trē-ət How to pronounce superpatriot (audio)
-ˌät,
 chiefly British  -ˈpa-trē-ət
plural superpatriots
: an extremely or excessively zealous or devoted patriot
… a superpatriot committed to country, family and the less fortunate.Jim Squires
The drivers all seemed to be superpatriots who regarded any passenger without an American flag in his lapel as a possible spy.Edward Sorel

Examples of superpatriot in a Sentence

too much of a superpatriot to acknowledge the achievements of athletes from other nations

Word History

First Known Use

1883, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of superpatriot was in 1883

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Cite this Entry

“Superpatriot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superpatriot. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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