Anglomania


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An·glo·ma·ni·a

 (ăng′glō-mā′nē-ə, -mān′yə)
n.
A strong predilection for anything English.
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Anglomania

(ˌæŋɡləʊˈmeɪnɪə)
n
excessive respect for English customs, etc
ˌAngloˈmaniˌac n, adj
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An•glo•ma•ni•a

(ˌæŋ gləˈmeɪ ni ə, -ˈmeɪn yə)

n.
an excessive devotion to English institutions, manners, customs, etc.
[1780–90, Amer.]
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Anglomania

an extreme devotion to English manners, customs, or institutions.
See also: England
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Anglomania - an excessive enthusiasm for all things EnglishAnglomania - an excessive enthusiasm for all things English
enthusiasm - a lively interest; "enthusiasm for his program is growing"
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Translations

Anglomania

nAnglomanie f
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References in classic literature ?
Anglomania is very fashionable over there now, I hear.
The VICOMTE DE NANJAC, a young attache known for his neckties and his Anglomania, approaches with a low bow, and enters into conversation.]
"In my life," he recalled, "the Anglomania of my mother was decisive." When in that same year Hitler forced the Anschluss upon Austria, Hungary found itself bordered on Nazi Germany, and out of necessity (and sometimes conviction) Horthy's prime ministers began to align the country's policies with those of the Reich, including its anti-Jewish laws.
Wolf and Lauterpacht's stories, in that respect, also belong to the history of Anglomania, which has been reconstructed (with a considerable dose of English wit) by Ian Buruma and Peter Mandler.
Nothing kick starts Anglomania quite like a royal wedding.
This weekend, Ahmad said they're bringing back the Anglomania elements that were big hits in the previous years, among them the 'Game of Thrones' iron throne, which has been borrowed by fanatics of the TV series countless times, but has been repaired and ready for wannabe rulers of King's Landing.
1) refers to at least three of the popular trends from this decade: Orientalism, Anglomania, and Neoclassicism.
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