Little Englander


Definition of Little Englander

: an Englishman opposed to territorial expansion of the British Empire and usually anticipating the gradual voluntary secession of existing possessions therefrom

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First Known Use of Little Englander

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Little Englander.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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