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Definition of Chauvinism

Chauvinism

  1. Blind and absurd devotion to a fallen leader or an obsolete cause; hence, absurdly vainglorious or exaggerated patriotism.

Chauvinism Quotations

Bosnia is a complicated country: three religions, three nations and those 'others'. Nationalism is strong in all three nations; in two of them there are a lot of racism, chauvinism, separatism; and now we are supposed to make a state out of that.
Alija Izetbegovic

Independence did not mean chauvinism and narrow nationalism.
Said Musa

Our material eye cannot see that a stupid chauvinism is driving us from one noisy, destructive, futile agitation to another.
Anne Sullivan

The fact remains; chauvinism is prevailing.
Emma Bonino
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Chauvinism Translations

chauvinism in Dutch is chauvinisme
chauvinism in Hungarian is sovinizmus
chauvinism in Spanish is chovinismo