국뽕

Noun

Pronunciation

gookppong

Definition (meaning)

  • Having too much pride or patriotic spirit as Korean. Many Koreans tend to compare themselves to other country's people, so if they find better things than other country's, they will be over-proud of that thing.
  • 국 means nation, 뽕 means methamphetamine drugs

Definition by other languages

한국인 또는 한국의 우수성에 대해 과도하게 집착하고 자랑스러워 하는 것.

Similar words by other languages

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First Known Use

Since 2014

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 2 : Allowed in public conversation and address, not rude but some less inteligent.

Examples

태극기만 보면 경례를 하는 철수는 마치 국뽕을 한사발 들이킨 것 같았다.

Notes

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