Americanophile

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noun Amer·i·can·o·phile \ ə-ˌmer-ə-ˈka-nə-ˌfī(-ə)l , -ˌmər-ə- , -ˌme-rə- \

Definition of Americanophile

plural Americanophiles
:a person who greatly admires or favors America or things from American culture
  • And, just as he lusts for European civility and cultural awareness, the journalist Jeanne, an Americanophile who always dreamed of watching Pacific sunsets, is, in turn, attracted by U.S.-style directness and verve.
  • —Michael WilmingtonLos Angeles Times9 Oct. 1992

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