Example sentences for: jingoistic

How can you use “jingoistic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Compare Norton to Tom Cruise in the early scenes of Born on the Fourth of July (1989), in which the actor telegraphs like crazy that his character's jingoistic declarations are bull.

  • At the annual Conservative Party conference in Britain, former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher made what the conservative Times called a "jingoistic" speech blaming all Britain's problems in the last 60 years on continental Europe."

  • Jingoistic pride thwarted past proposed international mergers, and led to quotas, tariffs and overcapacity at many auto plants worldwide.

  • Slezak's argument is that without the queen, Australia "would be a nation of jingoistic, sentimental flag-wavers.

  • or “Though the Enemy Be Tens of Thousands Strong” seems excessively belligerent today, we should not forget jingoistic attitudes in Europe and America at the time.


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