(Military) One who enters into military service voluntarily, but who, when in service, is subject to discipline and regulations like other soldiers; -- opposed to conscript; specifically, a voluntary member of the organized militia of a country as distinguished from the standing army.
A person who believes in or advocates nationalism
One who maintains loyalty to an established government, political party, or sovereign, especially during war or revolutionary change.
One who vociferously supports one's country, especially one who supports a belligerent foreign policy; a chauvinistic patriot.
A person who betrays his or her country, cause, friends, etc.; one guilty of treason or treachery
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