flag-waving

[flag-wey-ving]
noun
an ostentatiously emotional display of patriotism or factionalism.

Origin:
1890–95

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flag-waving
 
n
informal
 a.  an emotional appeal or display intended to arouse patriotic or nationalistic feeling
 b.  (as modifier): a flag-waving speech
 
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n

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Example sentences
In smaller markets, where officials fret about business migrating to bigger financial centres, there is more flag-waving.
Sure, there had been plenty of flag-waving during the previous games.
They object to the flag-waving patriotism of those of us who call ourselves patriots.
The student-body senate later condemned the flag-waving by an overwhelming majority.
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