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Meaning of "Anglicism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ANGLICISM

Anglicism  [ˈæŋɡlɪˌsɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ANGLICISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Anglicism is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ANGLICISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Anglicism

An Anglicism is a word borrowed from English into another language. "Anglicism" also, and more properly, describes English syntax, grammar, meaning, and structure used in another language with varying degrees of corruption.

Definition of Anglicism in the English dictionary

The first definition of Anglicism in the dictionary is a word, phrase, or idiom peculiar to the English language, esp as spoken in England. Other definition of Anglicism is an English attitude, custom, etc. Anglicism is also the fact or quality of being English.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ANGLICISM


aestheticism
iːsˈθɛtɪˌsɪzəm
asceticism
əˈsɛtɪˌsɪzəm
Catholicism
kəˈθɒlɪˌsɪzəm
classicism
ˈklæsɪˌsɪzəm
criticism
ˈkrɪtɪˌsɪzəm
cynicism
ˈsɪnɪˌsɪzəm
eclecticism
ɪˈklɛktɪˌsɪzəm
empiricism
ɛmˈpɪrɪˌsɪzəm
eroticism
ɪˈrɒtɪˌsɪzəm
fanaticism
fəˈnætɪˌsɪzəm
historicism
hɪˈstɒrɪˌsɪzəm
lyricism
ˈlɪrɪˌsɪzəm
mosaicism
məʊˈzeɪɪˌsɪzəm
mysticism
ˈmɪstɪˌsɪzəm
narcissism
ˈnɑːsɪˌsɪzəm
neoclassicism
ˌniːəʊˈklæsɪˌsɪzəm
neuroticism
njʊˈrɒtɪˌsɪzəm
romanticism
rəʊˈmæntɪˌsɪzəm
scholasticism
skəˈlæstɪˌsɪzəm
witticism
ˈwɪtɪˌsɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ANGLICISM

Anglia
Anglian
Anglican
Anglican Church
Anglican Communion
Anglicanism
Anglice
anglicisation
Anglicist
anglicization
anglicize
anglicized
anglicizing
anglified
anglifies
anglify
angling
Anglist
anglistics
Anglo

WORDS THAT END LIKE ANGLICISM

agnosticism
anti-Catholicism
apocalypticism
athleticism
didacticism
esotericism
exoticism
hermeticism
higher criticism
homoeroticism
literary criticism
monasticism
new criticism
peripateticism
racism
Roman Catholicism
scepticism
self-criticism
skepticism
stoicism
textual criticism

Synonyms and antonyms of Anglicism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Anglicism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ANGLICISM

Find out the translation of Anglicism to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Anglicism from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Anglicism» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

Anglicism
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

anglicismo
570 millions of speakers

English

Anglicism
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Anglicism
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

Anglicism
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

англицизм
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

anglicismo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইংরেজজাতির বৈশিষ্ট্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

anglicisme
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Anglicisme
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Anglizismus
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

英国風
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

영국식
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Anglikanisme
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ngử thể đặt biệt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Anglicism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Anglicism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

İngilizce deyim
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

anglicismo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

anglicyzmem
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

англіцизм
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

anglicism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αγγλισμός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

anglicisme
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

anglicism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Anglicism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Anglicism

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ANGLICISM»

The term «Anglicism» is normally little used and occupies the 122.246 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ANGLICISM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Anglicism» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Anglicism» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Anglicism

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ANGLICISM»

Discover the use of Anglicism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Anglicism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Anglicism Usage in German Political Language: Anglicism ...
Tatjana Kennedy. • The transfer of lexemes • A diachronic process (over time) • The direction of transfer is directed at the language system • The Transfer function is to extend the lexicon • May adapt or integrate single- and multiword units on ...
Tatjana Kennedy, 2014
2
The English Language in Europe
European languagesi i is organised so that it defines: (a) the origin of the Anglicism (i.e. from which English model-source it was developed), (b) its pronunciation in the receiving language, (c) its morphological categories (parts of speech and ...
R. R. K. Hartmann, 1996
3
Anglicisms in German: Borrowing, Lexical Productivity, and ...
Therefore, arguments pertaining to identification will be applied in the following chapter to devise a working definition of the concept of anglicism from the model of transmission. 6.3 What is an anglicism? - A word formal approach4 In a general ...
Alexander Onysko, 2007
4
Language and Social History: Studies in South African ...
7 What is an anglicism? This brings us to consider how the term 'anglicism' is interpreted in South African literature on the topic. I maintain that any structure in Afrikaans that exists, or exists in a particular form, as a result of contact with English ...
Rajend Mesthrie, 1995
5
On Languages and Language: The Presidential Adresses of the ...
analysis begins is the orthography of the model, the English source of the anglicism. Consequently the analysis in the dictionary begins with the orthographic level and is carried on further through the other three levels: phonological and ...
Werner Winter, 1995
6
Introduction to Spanish Translation
Some of the more common ones include: - Making proper names plural: "The Johnsons live here" Anglicism: "Los Johnsones viven aqui" Better: "Los Johnson viven aqui" - Overuse of possessive pronouns with parts of the body: "Please fasten ...
Jack Child, 2012
7
The Routledge Handbook of Applied Linguistics
Surveying the role of English in the colonial period under the discourses of Orientalism (i.e. made up of 'policies in favor of education in local languages for both the colonized and the colonizers') and Anglicism (i.e. made up of 'policies in favor ...
James Simpson, 2011
8
The Anglicization of European Lexis
What counts as an Anglicism Modern theory of language contact, which is based on a wealth of theoretical re- search produced since the mid-20th century (e.g. Haugen 1950; Weinreich 1968 [1953]) does not offer a consensus typology of ...
Cristiano Furiassi, Virginia Pulcini, Félix Rodríguez González, 2012
9
False Friends: False Friend, Embarazada, Pseudo-Anglicism, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Source Wikipedia, Books Llc, 2010
10
Exploring Newspaper Language: Using the Web to Create and ...
The observation that more features lead to better classification results is further strengthened by the fact that the best experiment from the simple frequency baseline (with 1,000 features in total) yielded better results in terms of anglicism recall ...
Gisle Andersen, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ANGLICISM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Anglicism is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Haiti - Culture : Vibrant tribute to Dany Laferrière
... to move from one culture to another in the purest spirit of vitality of French letters in this part of the world where anglicism made good recipe. «Haitilibre.com, Jun 15»
2
Football Weekly: Barcelona write themselves into history
You may or may not be aware that the Germans have devised yet another fake anglicism: "messy", which in English would actually be a ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
3
VIDEO: University choir makes surprise reference to Gezi on TV
... (“Çapulcu” in Turkish), which was ironically converted to the Anglicism “chapullers” and became one of the demonstrators' war cries. «Hurriyet Daily News, May 15»
4
The feminist parties redefining Scandinavian politics
She is referring to a homeparty, a false Anglicism invented to describe the meetings of young activists across the country that have proven to be ... «Open Democracy, May 15»
5
France Revolting Over English Takeover of Brussels
The body has railed against the use of Anglicism in the language, such as 'le weekend', 'le picnic', 'le sandwich' and 'le binge drinking', despite ... «Sputnik International, Apr 15»
6
Guillemets capture the French attitude towards anything too Anglo …
These are the angular quotation marks you will find around any Anglicism deemed unworthy of the language, from «asap» to «le weekend». «Financial Times, Mar 15»
7
A Beginner's Guide to Indian Restaurant Menus
Curry (an Anglicism that derives from a Tamil word) can be any of a wide range of dishes, but always consists of meat, seafood, vegetables, ... «The Daily Meal, Mar 15»
8
Lee Kuan Yew, 1923-2015
Lee was born the eldest son of a well-off Straits Chinese family, known in his youth as Harry Lee, an Anglicism that he later abandoned in his ... «The Asia Sentinel, Mar 15»
9
Dan Delmar: Quebec's language warriors dig in
... Pierre Karl Péladeau evidently saw nothing uncouth in interrupting a concert to request “une toune en français” (toune is an Anglicism) and, ... «National Post, Feb 15»
10
Prince Charles tells UK Muslims to abide by our values
The Church of England's role was not to defend Anglicism to the exclusion of other religions, he said, but to protect the free practice of all faiths. «Daily Mail, Feb 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Anglicism [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/anglicism>. Jul 2020 ».
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