What is another word for anglicism?

Pronunciation: [ˈaŋɡlɪsˌɪzəm] (IPA)

Anglicism, also known as Anglican phraseology, are words and expressions that are typically associated with the English language. Some synonyms for Angliscism are Americansms, Anglicanism, and English/Saxonism. Americansms refer to words commonly used in American English and not British. Anglicism generally denotes the use of English words in other languages. Englishism is often seen as an influence of English grammar on a non-English speaker. Saxonism depicts the use of Old English words or phrases primarily in literature. Other synonyms for Anglicism include Anglification, Anglism, and Anglo-Saxonism. These synonyms reflect the varied interpretations and nuances encapsulated by the original word Anglicism.

Synonyms for Anglicism:

What are the hypernyms for Anglicism?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    linguistic usage, Cultural influence, Language borrowing.

What are the hyponyms for Anglicism?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Anglicism

An anglicism much ridiculed in America is "different to."
"America To-day, Observations and Reflections"
William Archer
And that it is translated 'soul', is an anglicism, not understood in other languages, which have no other word for 'soul' but the same which is for life.
"Literary Remains, Vol. 2"
But I was very, very tired and, for some reason-this, probably,-not in my usual "form," to borrow an anglicism, so I decided to go to Paris and rest, meanwhile waiting for something to develop that I liked well enough to accept.
"Memoirs of an American Prima Donna"
Clara Louise Kellogg

Related words: anglicism examples, anglicism definition, what is an anglicism, when was the word anglicism coined, can you use anglicisms as verbs

Related questions:

  • What are some examples of anglicisms?
  • What are the benefits of using anglicisms in the classroom?
  • How do you spell anglicism?
  • Word of the Day

    be inspired
    aid, answer, apportion, apprehend, attention, barb, caution, charge, compass, compassionate.