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Meaning of "echoism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ECHOISM

echoism  [ˈɛkəʊˌɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ECHOISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Echoism 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 ECHOISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of echoism in the English dictionary

The definition of echoism in the dictionary is onomatopoeia as a source of word formation. Other definition of echoism is phonetic assimilation of one vowel to the vowel in the preceding syllable.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ECHOISM


altruism
ˈæltruːˌɪzəm
atheism
ˈeɪθɪˌɪzəm
dichroism
ˈdaɪkrəʊˌɪzəm
egoism
ˈiːɡəʊˌɪzəm
Foism
ˈfəʊˌɪzəm
heroism
ˈhɛrəʊˌɪzəm
hidalgoism
hɪˈdælɡəʊˌɪzəm
Hindooism
ˈhɪndʊˌɪzəm
Hinduism
ˈhɪndʊˌɪzəm
Judaism
ˈdʒuːdeɪˌɪzəm
locoism
ˈləʊkəʊˌɪzəm
Lysenkoism
lɪˈsɛŋkəʊˌɪzəm
machoism
ˈmætʃəʊˌɪzəm
pleochroism
plɪˈɒkrəʊˌɪzəm
Ramboism
ˈræmbəʊˌɪzəm
Titoism
ˈtiːtəʊˌɪzəm
tribadism
ˈtrɪbədˌɪzəm
trichroism
ˈtraɪkrəʊˌɪzəm
vampirism
ˈvæmpaɪərˌɪzəm
xanthochroism
zænˈθɒkrəʊˌɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ECHOISM

echo-like
echocardiogram
echocardiography
echoer
echoes
echoey
echogram
echography
echoic
echoic memory
echoing
echoist
echoize
echolalia
echolalic
echoless
echolocation
echopraxia
echopraxis
echovirus

WORDS THAT END LIKE ECHOISM

albinoism
Averroism
Castroism
dodoism
epizoism
hoboism
hoodooism
hylozoism
Maoism
me-tooism
Moism
Negroism
panegoism
polychroism
Shintoism
Taoism
voodooism
yahooism
zoism

Synonyms and antonyms of echoism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «echoism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ECHOISM

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

Translator English - Chinese

拟声
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Echoism
570 millions of speakers

English

echoism
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

echoism
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

echoism
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

echoism
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

echoism
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

echoism
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

echoism
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Echoism
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Lautmalerei
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

echoism
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

echoism
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Echoism
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

echoism
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

echoism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रतिध्वनीपणा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

echoism
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

echoism
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

echoism
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

echoism
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

echoism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

echoism
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

echoism
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

echoism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

echoism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of echoism

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ECHOISM»

The term «echoism» is normally little used and occupies the 145.097 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ECHOISM» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ECHOISM»

Discover the use of echoism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to echoism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Analyzing Cultures: An Introduction and Handbook
One possibility is that language developed from echoism, i.e. from attempts of early humans to imitate natural sounds and react vocally to emotions. Indirect evidence for echoism as an originating force can be discerned in the onomatopoeic ...
Marcel Danesi, Paul Perron, 1999
2
Eros Ascending: The Life-Transforming Power of Sacred Sexuality
echoism. Famous couples of this type shown in the book include Prince Charles and Princess Diana, Hugh Grant and Liz Hurley. Looking at the joined face halves of these not unattractive couples, one senses something is off, most pertinently, ...
John Maxwell Taylor, 2011
3
The Gentleman's Magazine
and the daily loss of estates, and the deterioration of titles to them, because parties do not know where ancestors were baptized, married, and buried ; yet Echoism, or a slavish subordination of thinking to foolish old saws, prevents the mind ...
4
Literature and the New Interdisciplinarity: Poetics, ...
What is needed to make a notion of echoism interestingly constrained is, for example, emphasis that what is at work is what might be called (adducing a conversational analytic term) displayed echoism. Some verbal irony exploits such a ...
Roger D. Sell, Peter Verdonk, 1994
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Paralanguage: A linguistic and interdisciplinary approach to ...
Squealing (another ME. echoism squelen) is defined by WTNID as shrill, sharp and prolonged sound and by FWNSD as more prolonged than squeaking and expressing anger, fear or pain. Pigs squeal, and so does chalk on a blackboard ...
Fernando Poyatos, 1993
6
Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Review
Echoism, a Poem:1 136 " Echoism, a Poem:1— Sir Charles Ventris. [Aug. countries, the Welsh are strongly attached to the land, the customs, and language of their forefathers. It must naturally be expected that an) endeavours to undermine ...
7
Nonverbal Communication across Disciplines: Volume 2: ...
(Huxley, PCP, I) 'But it's so silly, all this political squabbling,' said Rampion, his voice shrill with exasperation (Huxley, PCP, XXIV) Squeaking (a ME. echoism evoking a high-pitched thin sound by animal or person) is defined by WTNID as ...
Fernando Poyatos, 2002
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Theory of Language: The Representational Function of Language
That is the simple account of the motivation for the phenomenon of sound symbolism or echoism. Theory of language must recognize and show where and how such a way back can be successfully taken without destroying language itself ...
Karl Bühler, 2011
9
The Antijacobin Review and Protestant Advocate
Echoism, a Poem. 8vo. Pp. 257. Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, London. 1821. We are informed in the Preface of this volume, that some portions of it had been published long ago, which being criticised favourably, in the Monthly Review, ...
10
A Grammar of Iconism
... wang-wang in Chinese, hyian-vwjan in Japanese, bhuk-bhnk in Sanskrit (Pei, in Cannon 1972:241). Reduplication is more important than the choice of particular phonemes in these examples of echoism. Morphological reduplication in toto, ...
Earl R. Anderson, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ECHOISM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term echoism is used in the context of the following news items.
1
How to Bring Down a Nation
The corrupt leadership of countries are merely fired by greed, power hunger and self inflated echoism and they fall boots and all into the trap ... «News24, Apr 15»
2
Psychotherapy Is the Real Deal: It is the Effective Treatment
... impulsivity, rages, emotional isolation, narcissism, echoism, sadism, masochism, low self-esteem, and psychotic and manic states. They may ... «Mad In America, Jan 15»
3
DJ Oil : Phantom
Avec Echoism nous voila arrivé à la moitié de Phantom qui compte douze titres au total. Et comme à l'usage sur MusiK Please, la description ... «MusiK Please, Dec 14»
4
Why selfies and mirrors can make you feel weird
You can see how you would look if you were perfectly symmetrical by using the Echoism program, which takes a shot of your face, splits it into ... «Mother Nature Network, Nov 14»
5
Is facial symmetry linked to better health?
Mirror images of ourselves can be disturbing, as the Echoism project shows, and even make a face forgettable. Besides, a little quirk is part of ... «Stuff.co.nz, Sep 14»
6
Facial symmetry does not make for better health
Mirror images of ourselves can be disturbing, as the Echoism project shows, and even make a face forgettable. Besides, a little quirk is part of ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Sep 14»
7
Experimento fotográfico muestra cómo se verían las personas si sus …
... rostro, iniciativa que dio pie a una aplicación para iPhone llamada “Echoism”, la cual permite experimentar en este sentido a los usuarios. «Radio Bío-Bío, Sep 14»
8
Symmetry isn't always more seductive
... the idea," says Wolkenstein, who now runs a website and an app called Echoism where people can try out their own different sides for size. «Stuff.co.nz, Jun 14»
9
Both sides of beauty: symmetry isn't always more seductive
"Echoism has had over 70,000 uploads since November 2011, when the app went live," he says. "According to Google analytics it's reached ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jun 14»
10
Game: Lilly Looking Through
Despite being an adventure game, there is very little dialog and it is limited to just a few lines and an abundance of echoism. The credits text ... «Softpedia, Nov 13»

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