Americanitis

noun
Amer·​i·​can·​itis
plural -es

Definition of Americanitis

1 : excessive nervous tension
2 : enthusiastic or aggressive advocacy of Americanism

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First Known Use of Americanitis

1882, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Americanitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Americanitis. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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