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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Biased devotion to any group, attitude, or cause.

Usage examples (32)
  • chauvinism is one quality that keeps people from being able to listen to and understand one another.
  • The chauvinism is very much of its era, and yet the show is self-aware of its sexism and makes fun of itself.
  • As for thinly disguised chauvinism, that is in pretty short supply in this country, IMO.
  • Han chauvinism is alive and well. for more
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