Anglo-American


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An·glo-A·mer·i·can

(ăng′glō-ə-mĕr′ĭ-kən)
n.
An American, especially an inhabitant of the United States, whose language and ancestry are English.
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or between England and America, especially the United States.
2. Of or relating to Anglo-Americans.
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Anglo-American

adj
of or relating to relations between England and the United States or their peoples
n
chiefly US an inhabitant or citizen of the United States who was or whose ancestors were born in England
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An•glo-A•mer•i•can

(ˈæŋ gloʊ əˈmɛr ɪ kən)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or involving England and America, esp. the United States, or their peoples: the Anglo-American alliance.
n.
2.
a. an American born in England or of English descent.
b. any American whose first language is English.
[1730–40, Amer.]
An′glo-A•mer′i•can•ism, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Anglo-American - an American who was born in Britain or one whose ancestors were BritishAnglo-American - an American who was born in Britain or one whose ancestors were British
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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Translations

Anglo-American

[ˈæŋgləʊəˈmerɪkən]
A. ADJangloamericano
B. Nangloamericano/a m/f
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The Anglo-American Club, composed of British and American students, had twenty-five members, and there was still much material left to draw from.
The Anglo-American is apt to boast, and not without reason, that his nation may claim a descent more truly honourable than that of any other people whose history is to be credited.
From this job he was presently called off by the captain of the Zeppelin, who sent him with a note to the officer in charge of the Anglo-American Power Company, for the field telephone had still to be adjusted.
A very different scene presented itself within the lines of the Anglo-American army.
"There is an Anglo-American journalist interviewing Madame de S now, or I would take you up," she continued in a changed tone and glancing towards the staircase.
These two great divisions consisted, on the one side, of the Five, or, as they were afterward called, the Six Nations, and their allies; and, on the other, of the Lenni Lenape, or Delawares, with the numerous and powerful tribes that owned that nation as their grandfather The former was generally called, by the Anglo-Americans Iroquois, or the Six Nations, and sometimes Mingoes.
The campus novel is widely considered a product of the Anglo-American world, but here scholars of English literature explore intercultural exchanges between the well-established Western canon of British and American academic fiction and its more recent regional responses outside of the Anglo-American core territory.
Leo Strauss and Anglo-American Democracy: A Conservative Critique, Grant N.
Anglo-American relations; contemporary perspectives.
When Anglo-American men beat their drums and carried their colors at the start of a battle in the Pequot War [1636-1637], they saw themselves as enacting a masculine show of force and order befitting of their gendered authority.
The government will be guided by law when deciding how to react to an announcement by Anglo-American plc that it plans to sell its 100% owned Skorpion Zinc mine in the south of the country.
The notion of a harmonious Anglo-American alliance stems from what British Prime Minister Winston Churchill labeled the "special relationship" between the United States and Great Britain during World War II.

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