Definitions For Nationalism


  • Love of country and willingness to sacrifice for it
  • The doctrine that your national culture and interests are superior to any other
  • The doctrine that nations should act independently (rather than collectively) to attain their goals
  • The aspiration for national independence felt by people under foreign domination
  • A feeling that people have of being loyal to and proud of their country often with the belief that it is better and more important than other countries
  • A desire by a large group of people (such as people who share the same culture, history, language, etc.) to form a separate and independent nation of their own

Is Nationalisms a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Nationalism is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Nationalism in a Sentence

  • The war was caused by nationalism and greed.
  • Nazism's almost epic nationalism appealed to downtrodden Germans still suffering the humiliation of being defeated in World War I.

Synonyms for Nationalism

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