What is the noun for jingo?

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  1. (uncountable) Excessive patriotism or aggressive nationalism, especially with regards to foreign policy.
  2. (countable) A jingoistic attitude, comment, etc.
  3. (uncountable) Chauvinism.
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    1. “Flag-waving, jingoism, and professional sports go hand in hand.”
      “Will belligerency and jingoism solve the issues and problems the two countries face?”
      “It could be construed as proof of the decline of society into simple jingoism.”
  1. One who supports policy favouring war.
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    1. “It may not be sexy but, by jingo, there is an air about it that I believe every hard-working, middle-of-the-road New Zealander would agree with.”
      “Regular folks may not be seeing Westerns much any more, but, by jingo, scholarly folks sure do love to write about 'em.”
      “The Parliamentary majority owes its seats to a great extent to the unbridling of the jingo instinct.”
  1. plural of jingoist
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    1. “There are the jingoists, the nationalists who just would want the Australian cricket side to win anything they ever enter.”
      “It's easy to dismiss the jingoists, the English-only paranoiacs, the self-appointed culture police.”
      “That would benefit everyone except Chirac and the other jingoists.”
  1. plural of jingo
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    1. “Over and over, the new American jingoes depict the U.S. as somehow a victim in the international economy.”
      “I'm sure the illustration below went down like a Steve Bell cartoon with the jingoes.”
      “A jingo is a jingo wherever we meet him, and as far as we are concerned there is no close season for jingoes.”
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