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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Showing love and loyalty for one's country.

Usage examples (34)
  • America the Beautiful is a patriotic song that American children learn at school.
  • Perhaps he may have some of what he calls his patriotic friends with him.
  • Two schools did just that earlier this week banning what they called patriotic clothing and flags.
  • China, with a potential market of 1.3 billion people, has even gone as far as promoting what it calls patriotic consumption. for more
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