Anglophilia

noun

An·​glo·​phil·​ia ˌaŋ-glə-ˈfi-lē-ə How to pronounce Anglophilia (audio)
: unusual admiration or partiality for England, English ways, or things English
Anglophiliac adjective

Word History

First Known Use

1896, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Anglophilia was in 1896

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“Anglophilia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anglophilia. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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