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Meaning of "textism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TEXTISM

textism  [ˈtɛkstɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TEXTISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Textism 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 TEXTISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of textism in the English dictionary

The definition of textism in the dictionary is a word or abbreviation typically used in a text message.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TEXTISM


anti-Semitism
ˌæntɪˈsemɪtɪzəm
astigmatism
əˈstɪɡməˌtɪzəm
autism
ˈɔːtɪzəm
automatism
ɔːˈtɒməˌtɪzəm
baptism
ˈbæpˌtɪzəm
casteism
ˈkɑːstɪzəm
conservatism
kənˈsɜːvəˌtɪzəm
electromagnetism
ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
erotism
ˈɛrəˌtɪzəm
ferromagnetism
ˌfɛrəʊˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
hirsutism
ˈhɜːsjuːˌtɪzəm
magnetism
ˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
mutism
ˈmjuːtɪzəm
patriotism
ˈpætrɪəˌtɪzəm
polymastism
ˌpɒlɪˈmæstɪzəm
pragmatism
ˈpræɡməˌtɪzəm
rheumatism
ˈruːməˌtɪzəm
statism
ˈsteɪtɪzəm
syncretism
ˈsɪŋkrɪˌtɪzəm
transvestism
trænzˈvɛstɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TEXTISM

text message
text messaging
text neck
text processing
textbook
textbookish
texter
textile
textiles
texting
textless
textonym
textorial
textphone
textual
textual critic
textual criticism
textualism
textualist
textually

WORDS THAT END LIKE TEXTISM

animal magnetism
cultism
defeatism
despotism
dilettantism
elitism
geomagnetism
gigantism
hypnotism
leftism
magmatism
nepotism
occultism
parasitism
proselytism
scientism
separatism
spiritism
traumatism
vigilantism

Synonyms and antonyms of textism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «textism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TEXTISM

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

Translator English - Chinese

textism
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

textism
570 millions of speakers

English

textism
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

textism
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

textism
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

textism
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Textism
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

textism
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

textism
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Teks
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

textism
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

textism
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

textism
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Teks
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

textism
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

textism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मजकूरवाद
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

textism
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

textism
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

textism
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

textism
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

textism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

textism
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

textism
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

textism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

textism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of textism

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TEXTISM»

The term «textism» is used very little and occupies the 192.406 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TEXTISM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «textism» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «textism» 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 textism

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TEXTISM»

Discover the use of textism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to textism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Text Messaging and Literacy – The Evidence
Rosen et al. observed some negative correlations between self-reported textism use and formal writing quality, and some positive correlations between textism use and informal writing quality. However, these relationships were not ...
Clare Wood, Nenagh Kemp, Beverly Plester, 2013
2
Issues in Disability, Rehabilitation, Wound Treatment, and ...
research stated, “It is apparent that individuals using text abbreviations as a written convention is a continuingly growing phenomenon. This special writing convention has been referred to as textism usage.” The news reporters obtained a ...
‎2013
3
Web Designer's Reference
Textism. Word. HTML. Cleaner. Most designers come up against Word-originated HTML files sooner or later. Stripping junk code from them is a joyless process, and although it might seem easier to just copy and paste the text and reformat the  ...
Craig Grannell, 2005
4
A Companion to Science Fiction
I wish to update Feminist Fabulation by bringing “textism,” the term I coin in the 2004 PMLA science fiction issue (Barr 2004), to bear upon feminist fabulation and feminist science fiction. “Textism is a discriminatory evaluation system in which ...
David Seed, 2008
5
Postphenomenology: Essays in the Postmodern Context
But, this textism also worries me — and the more I take it seriously, the more I worry about it. I always took phenomenology to be "realist" in aim. And although its referentiality was never causal, or linear, or direct as it was in the simpler analytic ...
Don Ihde, 1995
6
From Head to Hand: Art and the Manual
... 176–77 “Other Criteria,” 176–77 questioning long-held views, 173 Sexuality of Christ, The, 179–83 Sexuality of Christ in Renaissance Art and in Modern Oblivion, The, 177 social role of art, 172 textism, 183 stencils (Rabinovich and Johns), ...
David Levi Strauss, 2010
7
Pursuing History: Middle English Manuscripts and Their Texts
A final form of critical presentation, which I would call "responsible best-textism," has yet to be attempted but deserves consideration. Such an alternative has at least entered the editorial conversation of medievalists, if only as a recognition of  ...
Ralph Hanna, 1996
8
Towards the Sociology of Truth
Bernstein is on the way to becoming that which Bourdieu describes as, The semiological vision of the world which induces that paradigmatic form of scholastic bias, textism, which constitutes social reality as text Science is then just a discourse ...
Rob Moore, 2011
9
Never Threaten to Eat Your Co-Workers: Best of Blogs
We picked him up from the animal hospital this morning to take him to our regular vet, where he will stay under observation for a few days. Site: textism and the daily oliver URL: http://www.textism.com/ Democratic National Blog? Jason Buckley ...
Bonnie Burton (Editor), Alan Graham (Editor), 2004
10
Inside the Dark Tower Series: Art, Evil and Intertextuality ...
For these arguments against the horror novel and their authors (“hacks” they are sometimes called), Marlene Barr denotes elitism shown towards fiction that does not necessarily aim to be literary as textism. And while King's position on the ...
Patrick McAleer, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TEXTISM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term textism is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Good grammar: r ur children txt mad?
And the undergraduates, now so good at formal English, were fluent in “textism”. Some commentators think that the language requires creativity, so that certain ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 14»
2
Can Texting Ruin A Child's Grammar And Spelling? The Impact Of …
In 2012, researchers found the same link among American undergraduates between texting lingo, which they call “textism,” and measures of reading and ... «Medical Daily, Jun 14»
3
Texting Will Not Make You a Bad Writer (So U dOn'T HaVe NEthing …
... for the presence of textisms. Only a negligible number were found...[and] students are able to avoid textism use in exams despite media reports to the contrary. «E! Online, Jan 14»
4
Texting Erodes Writing Skills? RU Kidding Me?
The researchers concede that it's possible that young adults who are not in college "may be more susceptible to the influence of textism use on literacy skills.". «Pacific Standard, Jan 14»
5
Textism: Is Spelling Over?
A study sponsored by the British Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences has a heartening answer. "Textism," as the report calls the kind of discourse ... «Huffington Post, Oct 13»
6
Dumbest generation? I beg to Twitter
Compositions can still be more developed and insightful than those of generations past, despite the prevalence of "textism." Research has finally caught on to ... «The State Press, Sep 13»
7
Texting is affecting spellings, fear teachers
Based on a series of reading and spelling tests, researchers found a "significant contribution of textism use to the children's spelling development during the ... «Times of India, Jun 12»
8
Text Messaging: Basically Addictive or Essentially Additive?
Considering the popularity of text messaging, what role do textisms and textese play in the overall literacy or illiteracy of young people today? Interested in ... «Decoded Science, Dec 11»
9
Exposure to Misspellings Confuses Spelling Proficiency
Results led them to surmise that evidence exists that textism usage affects spelling performance in children aged 8-12 years, but strong phonological skills may ... «Decoded Science, Nov 11»
10
Text messaging 'improves children's spelling skills'
The research, to be published in the Journal of Computer Assisted Learning next month, found evidence of a “significant contribution of textism use to the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jan 11»

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