meaning of Anglicism

Anglicism meaning in General Dictionary

An English idiom a phrase or form language distinct to your English

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  • an expression which is used in the uk (especially as compared with American English)
  • a custom which strange to England or its citizens
  • An English idiom; a phrase or kind language unusual to the English.
  • The quality of being English; an English characteristic, customized, or strategy.

Anglicism meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1640s, "anglicized language," from Latin Anglicus "of English" (see Angle) + -ism. As an instance of this, from 1781.


Anglicism meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) An English idiom; a phrase or type language peculiar towards the English.

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  • (letter.) The grade of being English; an English attribute, customized, or technique.