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Chauvinist



[shoh-vuh-nist] /ˈʃoʊ və nɪst/

noun
1.
a person who is aggressively and blindly patriotic, especially one devoted to military glory.
2.
a person who believes one gender is superior to the other, as a male chauvinist or a female chauvinist.
n.

1877, from French chauviniste, from Chauvin (see chauvinism). Related: Chauvinistic (1870).

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