[ ing-gli-shiz-uh m or, often, -li- ]
/ ˈɪŋ glɪˌʃɪz əm or, often, -lɪ- /
attachment to what is English.
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Let the aeolian gusts transport you back to these popular Words of the Day from the month of May. How many do you remember?
Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to travel or journey, especially to walk on foot”?
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British Dictionary definitions for englishism
/ (ˈɪŋɡlɪˌʃɪzəm) /
noun mainly US
an English custom, practice, etc
a word or expression not found in forms of English other than British English; Anglicism
high regard for English customs, institutions, etc
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