Definition of revanchism noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

revanchism

 noun
noun
NAmE//rɪˈvænˌtʃɪzəm//
 
, NAmE//rɪˈvɑnˌʃɪzəm//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a policy of attacking someone who has attacked you, especially by a country in order to get back land
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: revanchism