a white American of non-Hispanic descent, as distinguished especially from an American of Mexican or Spanish descent.
(sometimes lowercase) an English-speaking person in a place where English is not the language of the majority.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Anglos.
How to use Anglo in a sentence
So, one of the arguments you can make, in my view is true anyway, by explaining some of these differences in the trajectories across countries is in Anglo-Saxon countries, we often use our wealth to buy technology and other experiences.
It also ordered 100 million doses of the vaccine developed by Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, and smaller quantities of five other vaccine candidates, for a total of 355 million doses.Who will be the first to get the UK-approved Covid-19 vaccine? | Annabelle Timsit | December 2, 2020 | Quartz
It’s high-stakes geopolitical chess and every country and company involved badly wants to win, including Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca.
That is not always well understood by Anglo political observers and strategists.In campaign’s waning days, both candidates seek to shore up support from Latino voters | Jose Del Real, Amy Gardner, Jenna Johnson | October 29, 2020 | Washington Post
Forty years ago, the highly regulated nature of the Anglo-American economies was seen as stifling free enterprise.
Hitchcock went to Munich as part of an Anglo-German production team.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Along with all the others, an Anglo-American controversy (still unresolved today) grew up out of this matter of Omaha.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day | James Jones | November 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And thus the Great Anglo-American Caen Controversy was launched.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day | James Jones | November 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Quinn lost his fortune after he amassed control of 25% of Anglo Irish Bank, which promptly went under in the 2007 financial crash.
The instrument is attached to the Anglo-Australian Telescope at the Siding Spring Observatory, northwest of Sydney, Australia.
This word takes numerous forms both in M. E. and in Anglo-French.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems | Geoffrey Chaucer
I suspect the Anglo-Saxon bearo, a grove or copse, is the word here preserved.
A grand feature of the bill, also, was that which provided for extending the influence and utility of the Anglo-Indian church.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
It was not the headlong, reckless, pugnacious rage of the old Anglo-Saxon and Scandinavian berserker.Overland | John William De Forest
She had resided in England several years, and now longed again for the life and freedom of the Anglo-Saxons.A Fortune Hunter; Or, The Old Stone Corral | John Dunloe Carteret
British Dictionary definitions for Anglo (1 of 2)
US a White inhabitant of the United States who is not of Latin extraction
Australian an Australian of Anglo-Celtic descent
Canadian an English-speaking Canadian, esp one of Anglo-Celtic origin; an Anglo-Canadian
British Dictionary definitions for Anglo- (2 of 2)
denoting English or England: Anglo-Saxon
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