flagwaving

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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