This young woman is the most extraordinary specimen of artless Yankeeism that I ever encountered; she is really too horrible.
This spirit of 'Yankeeism' is the prevailing spirit of colonies.
In fact he was extremely lean—tall as a may-pole, and slender enough to crawl through a greased fleute,—to use a Yankeeism.
In Winslow Homer we have Yankeeism of the first order, turned to a creditable artistic account.
There goes another Yankeeism, just because it puts the thing better than any words in our own language.
I know you will say, therein lies the cause of my sudden conversion to Yankeeism.
They used to be rare, (to use a Yankeeism omitted by Bartlett,) but nowadays they are overdone.