Compatriotism

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Compatriotism The condition of being compatriots.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n compatriotism The state of being a compatriot or fellow-countryman.
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Usage

In literature:

My fellow-countrymen and compatriots!
"Kosciuszko" by Monica Mary Gardner
Von Francius, before he died, had made a mark not to be erased in the hearts of his musical compatriots.
"The First Violin" by Jessie Fothergill
Among their compatriots in arms, were the five sons of Capt.
"Chronicles of Border Warfare" by Alexander Scott Withers
And yet, we continued to live in the cellar, because, perhaps, every one of our compatriot-merchants did so.
"The Book of Khalid" by Ameen Rihani
At school they happened to be put, away from their compatriots, in the same room.
"Punch or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, November 25, 1914" by Various
He gives me instances to prove how it is often out of the power of a consul to assist a compatriot in difficulties.
"The Pearl of the Antilles, or An Artist in Cuba" by Walter Goodman
Do you wonder that our hearts ache for our compatriots?
"The Destroyer" by Burton Egbert Stevenson
He showed no ill will toward his German speaking compatriots, however, and worked harmoniously with his German speaking co-workers.
"Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark" by Jens Christian Aaberg
I believe that one of your compatriots has experienced its effects.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, May, 1930" by Various
At the time a monk, who was an old compatriot and acquaintance of Duke Guan was living in the Hills of the Jade Fountains.
"The Chinese Fairy Book" by Various
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In poetry:

And though, in patriotic song,
It was our guide, compatriot, teacher,
I never thought the foe had wrought
His fury on the helpless creature!
"Beranger's "Broken Fiddle"" by Eugene Field
THE Glory of the Lord! — my country's gain,—
The suit of friends,— the poor's affecting strain —
Caus'd me to print this little work of mine,
For my compatriots of the Cambrian line.
"An Epistle To The Reader" by Rees Prichard
Intrepid, constant, nobly pure and strong
First citizen of Canada's domain,
Behold this ancient city is thy fane
And thy compatriots raise thy name in song.
Look downward from thy lofty resting-place
And mark the regnancy of thy just ways.
"Champlain: First Canadian" by John Daniel Logan

In news:

Bread and Roses' host Del Criscenzo asks Laila, her compatriot, about the history of French Imperialism and Arab immigration to France.
Nearly every week, all summer long, Ismer Mjeku, a Bronx entrepreneur from Kosovo, attended at least one wake, as one Albanian compatriot after another learned of relatives back home killed by Serbian soldiers.
Kenya's Geoffrey Mutai beats compatriot Dennis Kimetto.
Compatriot farmers of Florida.
Aravane Rezai has criticized Marion Bartoli's attitude after being told that her compatriot appeared jealous about the attention being given to Rezai at the French Open following her victory in Madrid.
Estonian Conductor Presents a Compatriot 's Concerto.
Nicolas Almagro's chances of making next month's World Tour Finals in London were dealt a blow when he was beaten 6-3 7-5 by top seed and Spanish compatriot David Ferrer in the quarter-finals of the Valencia Open on Friday.
For his new startup he rounded up 30 auto industry veterans, including former EV1 compatriots, who have a total of 200 years' experience at Chrysler and other top-tier auto manufacturers.
Top seed Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia easily beat compatriot Wong Choong Hann in the inaugural badminton Super Series Masters Finals yesterday.
Tia Meer , compatriot gardener and president of the Simple Living Institute, found a few spare moments to stop by my garden for a chat.
Spanish rider pips his compatriot Jorge Lorenzo to pole by less that two hundredths of a second.
Miuccia Prada never met her designing compatriot Elsa Schiaparelli in life but the two are being united in an exhibit on the sidelines of Milan Fashion Week.
In her first match on grass since the 2006 Wimbledon semifinals, Kim Clijsters, of Belgium, plays a return to compatriot Yanina Wickmayer during their first-round match at the Eastbourne International.
Presumably Luddy and his job-creator compatriots –.
) A day that we celebrate with more ferocity and dedication than the dude's own compatriots...
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In science:

However, none of the books of which he was the sole author ran to a second edition, in contrast to those of his compatriot Sir Robert Ball.
John Ellard Gore: of immensity and minuteness
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