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synonyms for flag-waver

  • loyalist
  • nationalist
  • partisan
  • patrioteer
  • good citizen
  • statesperson
  • ultranationalist

antonyms for flag-waver

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  • traitor
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How to use flag-waver in a sentence

Truly the flag of Britain was trailing in the mire, or these men would not have dared to address him in that fashion.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
A white woman, Mrs. Henry Jacobi, who had been taken prisoner early in the month, crossed the plain holding a white flag.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Don't you see him right behind that little man in yellow who is carrying a big blue flag?
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Thus shall we see the destinies of this country guided under the orange and red flag.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
He steeled himself, for he had had his experience of woman's wiles; and his faith in masculine supremacy as a habit did not waver.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
A fearsome struggle would surge around that tower where the British flag was flying.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
A white flag waved on the rampart, and the drums of the garrison beat the chamade.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
For some time after the white flag was hoisted there was street-fighting between the rebels and the loyals.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
A party of American marines boarded her, hauled down the Spanish flag, and tried to save the hull, but it was too far consumed.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
In several places on the Island the flag of rebellion had been unfurled, and General Riosʼ troops showed them no quarter.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FLAG-WAVER

  • flag-waver
  • good citizen
  • loyalist
  • nationalist
  • partisan
  • patrioteer
  • statesperson
  • ultranationalist
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.