OTHER WORDS FROM euphuismeu·phu·ist, nouneu·phu·is·tic, eu·phu·is·ti·cal, adjectiveeu·phu·is·ti·cal·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH euphuismeuphemism, euphuism
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There is more than a touch of Euphuism in Stevenson; he was never insincere, but he was consciously fine.Essays on Modern Novelists|William Lyon Phelps
Much euphuism, much studied grace of manner, much formal assertion of scholarship, mingling with his force of imagination.
It was not the matter of Euphues, however, so much as the style which made it famous (see Euphuism).
Euphuism owes to him its name and its diffusion in England; but not, although it is usually so stated, its birth.The English Novel in the Time of Shakespeare|J. J. Jusserand
Cynthia's Revels has the same defects, but is to some extent saved by its sharp raillery of euphuism.A History of English Literature|George Saintsbury