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[yoo r-uh-pee-uh-niz-uh m, yur-]
  1. European characteristics, ideas, methods, sympathies, etc.
  2. a European trait or practice.
  3. belief in or advocacy of the unification of Europe.
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Origin of Europeanism

First recorded in 1820–30; European + -ism
Related formsan·ti-Eu·ro·pe·an·ism, noun
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Historical Examples of europeanism

  • They did away with his Europeanism; for Dr. Monygham had made himself an ideal conception of his disgrace.

    Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard

    Joseph Conrad

  • This hypodermic injection of Europeanism wandered happily into the veins of the city with the broad grin of a pleased child.