Definition of Chauvinisms
1. chauvinism [n] - See also: chauvinism
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chauvinisms
Literary usage of Chauvinisms
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1895)
"This would eliminate the element of chauvinisms, on which Professor Behring lays great stress as a disturbing influence in scientific matters. ..."
2. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"ifthe inevitable professional chauvinisms can be abandoned —Wilbur Zelinsky, Geographical Rev., January 1951 Mr. Hersey's chauvinism for Yale ‘36 —letter to ..."
3. The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries by Martha Joanna Lamb, Pond, Nathan Gillett, 1832-, John Austin Stevens (1880)
"... Teutonic entity, or still worse, to any Teutonic " chauvinisms," that probably will turn out to be a superfluous and illegitimate pretension. ..."
4. A World Problem: Jews-Poland-humanity; a Psychological and Historical Study by Stefanja Laudynowa, Stefanja Laudyn (1920)
"... commanding: Come out of your narrow fanatical egoism Let us all come out of our chauvinisms, nationalisms, and fanaticisms, both racial and religious. ..."
5. Valentin and Number Seventeen by Henry Kingsley (1895)
"No ; I admire your insular chauvinisms immensely, but you will hardly go so far as to say that the French and Spaniards belong to the inferior races. ..."