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nationalism

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nationalism/ˈnæʃənəˌlɪzəm/noun
nationalism
/ˈnæʃənəˌlɪzəm/
noun
Learner's definition of NATIONALISM  
[noncount]
: a feeling that people have of being loyal to and proud of their country often with the belief that it is better and more important than other countries
— compare patriotism
: a desire by a large group of people (such as people who share the same culture, history, language, etc.) to form a separate and independent nation of their own
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