Words nearby Gallicism
How to use Gallicism in a sentence
Boutefeu, a gallicism for incendiary: in Dryden's time it was a word of good reputation, but is now obsolete.
If any elegant scholar will translate that Gallicism for me literally, I shall feel obliged to him.Sword and Gown|George A. Lawrence
But this association proved so helpless that it could not even hinder the invasion of Gallicism in the eighteenth century.The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy|Jacob Burckhardt
This, translated into French, became that horrible gallicism: la btise Biche.The Lord of the Sea|M. P. Shiel
It is a Gallicism, but all the better, where one desires to be imperative, and yet vague.Sir Brook Fossbrooke, Volume I.|Charles James Lever