Anglophobe

noun
An·​glo·​phobe | \ ˈaŋ-glə-ˌfōb How to pronounce Anglophobe (audio) \

Definition of Anglophobe

: a person who is averse to or dislikes England and things English

Other Words from Anglophobe

Anglophobia \ ˌaŋ-​glə-​ˈfō-​bē-​ə How to pronounce Anglophobe (audio) \ noun
Anglophobic \ ˌaŋ-​glə-​ˈfō-​bik How to pronounce Anglophobe (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of Anglophobe

1866, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anglophobe

probably from French, from anglo- + -phobe

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The first known use of Anglophobe was in 1866

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“Anglophobe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anglophobe. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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