Meaning of Westernism in English:

Westernism

noun

  • 1An idiom or expression peculiar to the western United States.

  • 2Behaviour, attitudes, etc., considered characteristic of western culture; especially. European and North American practices as distinguished from those of Asia.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From western + -ism.

Pronunciation

Westernism

/ˈwɛst(ə)nɪz(ə)m/ /ˈwɛstənɪz(ə)m/