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One who dislikes or fears England, its people, or its culture.

An′glo·pho′bi·a n.
An′glo·pho′bic adj.
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a hatred or fear of England and things English. — Anglophobe, n., adj.
See also: England
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Anglophobia - dislike (or fear) of Britain and British customs
dislike - a feeling of aversion or antipathy; "my dislike of him was instinctive"
Anglophilia - admiration for Britain and British customs
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[ˌæŋgləʊˈfəʊbjə] Nanglofobia f
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nAnglophobie f (form), → Englandhass m
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References in classic literature ?
"Well, then, you shall have plenty of it; and first, I see you've not much more sense than some others of my acquaintance"(indicating me with his thumb), "or else you'd never turn rabid about that dirty little country called England; for rabid, I see you are; I read Anglophobia in your looks, and hear it in your words.
Trump's evident lack of personal chemistry with British Prime Minister Theresa May -- and the Anglophobia of his new national security adviser, John Bolton -- ensured that this was never going to be the best of times for the United Kingdom.
"This board shows that Anglophobia and anti-English sentiment is alive and well in Scotland and is universally accepted under the guise of friendly banter with the Auld Enemy.
In fairness, it must also be said that triumphalism of a tribal kind and especially Anglophobia played very little part, even if there was a sense of somewhat juvenile satisfaction when, on 8 March 1966, just before the commemoration of the Rising, the IRA blew up Nelson's Pillar, a symbol of Dublin's days as the second city of Empire.
There is reason to believe that, while decrying any notion of direct rule from Westminster, Sinn Fein think it might yield massive concessions and encourage Anglophobia.
He denied that Germany's naval build-up had been aimed at England and disputed that the outbreak of Anglophobia during the Boer War had been extraordinarily powerful.
Unlike so many other Irish nationalists, however, he never succumbed to Anglophobia or the cultural cringe behind it.
This could only increase Dutch Anglophobia, which had been among the causes for the bloody VOC intervention in Blambangan in East Java.
(14) Asifa Hussain and William Miller, Multicultural nationalism: Islamophobia, Anglophobia, and devolution (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 2006).
(41) Things seem to have changed in the inter-War era, with the Scots Renaissance, with MacDiarmid's polemical anglophobia and, less obtrusively perhaps in the academic sphere, with the new critical insights of G.
This neglect also offers evidence for what Joseph Bristow has called "Firbank's distaste for masculinist authority" and "masculinist violence," which led, in part, both to his "Anglophobia" and to his "determination to create his own effeminate England" (115, 123).