Definition of Flag-waver

1. Noun. An extreme bellicose nationalist.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flag-waver

flacons
flacourtia family
fladries
fladry
flaff
flaffed
flaffer
flaffered
flaffers
flaffing
flaffs
flag
flag, motherhood and apple pie
flag-bearer
flag-burning
flag-waver (current term)
flag-waving(a)
flag captain
flag captains
flag carrier
flag carriers
flag complex
flag days
flag down
flag flap
flag football
flag of convenience
flag of truce
flag officer
flag officers

Literary usage of Flag-waver

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1. The Road in Tuscany: A Commentary by Maurice Henry Hewlett (1904)
"At the end of the procession I was much .astounded to find the gallant young flag-waver standing before me. His glories of green and yellow, his stripes, ..."

2. The Road in Tuscany: A Commentary by Maurice Henry Hewlett, Joseph Pennell (1906)
"At the end of the procession I was much astounded to find the gallant young flag-waver standing before me. His glories of green and yellow, his stripes, ..."

3. Outline Grammar of the Lhōtā Nāgā Language: With a Vocabulary and by W. E. Witter (1888)
"Water, to draw Water-fall Water-fowl Water-god Wave (as water) Wave (as a flag) Waver Waver (in mind) Wavering Wax (ear-wax) Wax (bees-wax) Wax (vegetable) ..."

4. Empire Club Speeches by Empire Club of Canada (1906)
"... it has enjoyed the privilege of being safe ground for the orator and flag-waver; no definite duties being undertaken and no definite money proposition ..."

5. Tuscany by Ulrike Bleek, Christiane Buld Campetti, Stephan Bleek (2000)
"Left: A flag-waver at the Palio in Siena. BETWEEN SIENA AND AREZZO SIENA CRETE VALDICHIANA AREZZO CASENTINO those of the town hall. ..."

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