Anglophile

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An·glo·phile

 (ăng′glə-fīl′) also An·glo·phil (-fĭl)
n.
One who admires England, its people, and its culture.

An′glo·phile, An′glo·phil′ic (ăng′glə-fĭl′ĭk) adj.
An′glo·phil′i·a (-fĭl′ē-ə) n.

Anglophile

(ˈæŋɡləʊfɪl; -ˌfaɪl) or

Anglophil

n
a person having admiration for England or the English
adj
marked by or possessing such admiration
Anglophilia n
Anglophiliac, Anglophilic adj

An•glo•phile

(ˈæŋ gləˌfaɪl, -fɪl)

also An•glo•phil

(-fɪl)

n.
a person who is friendly to or admires England or English customs, institutions, etc.
[1865–70]
An`glo•phil′i•a (-ˈfɪl i ə) n.
An`glo•phil′i•ac`, An`glo•phil′ic, adj.
An′glo•phil•ism, n.

Anglophile

a person with a fondness for England and things English.
See also: -Phile, -Philia, -Phily

Anglophile

Someone who admires England, its culture, or its people.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Anglophile - an admirer of England and things Englishanglophile - an admirer of England and things English
admirer, booster, protagonist, supporter, champion, friend - a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library"
Translations
anglofil
anglofil

anglophile

[ˈæŋgləʊfaɪl] Nanglófilo/a m/f

Anglophile

[ˈæŋgləʊfaɪl]
adjanglophile
nanglophile mf

Anglophile

nAnglophile(r) mf (form), → Englandfreund(in) m(f)
adjanglophil (form), → englandfreundlich

anglophile

[ˈæŋgləʊfaɪl] nanglofilo/a
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