Meaning of Americanism in English:


Pronunciation /əˈmɛrɪkənɪz(ə)m/

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  • 1A word, expression, or other feature that is characteristic of American English.

    • ‘the term is an Americanism dating back to the late nineteenth century’
    1. 1.1A custom, quality, or institution characteristic of the United States.
      • ‘Americanisms such as the barbecue and the swimming pool’
  • 2mass noun Attachment or allegiance to the traditions, institutions, and ideals of the United States.

    • ‘Americans in Europe have almost all preserved their Americanism’