- the ability to speak two languages fluently.
- the habitual use of two languages.
- Canadian. a government-supported program encouraging all citizens to acquire a knowledge of both English and French.
Origin of bilingualism
Examples from the Web for bilingualism
Historical Examples of bilingualism
Associated words: bilingual, diglot, bilingualism, bilinguist.Putnam's Word Book
Louis A. Flemming
Bilingualism must thus be considered as a solution of the language question in Belgium in the fifteenth century.
Instead of threatening national unity, bilingualism was its necessary condition.