Definition of “Americanism” - English Dictionary

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“Americanism” in British English

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Americanismnoun [ C ]

uk /əˈmer.ɪ.kə.nɪ.zəm/ us /əˈmer.ɪ.kə.nɪ.zəm/

a word or expression that was first used in the US but is now used by people in other countries, especially those where English is spoken

(Definition of “Americanism” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)