Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Patriot (Page: 1051)

Pa"tri*ot (?), n. [F. patriote; cf. Sp. patriota, It. patriotto; all fr. Gr. a fellow-countryman, fr. established by forefathers, fr. father. See Father.] One who loves his country, and zealously supports its authority and interests. Bp. Hall.

Such tears as patriots shaed for dying laws. Pope.

Patriot (Page: 1051)

Pa"tri*ot, a. Becoming to a patriot; patriotic.