Little Englandism

noun

Little Eng·​land·​ism
-ˈiŋ(g)lənˌdizəm sometimes -ˈeŋ(g)-
: the policies and convictions of Little Englanders

Word History

First Known Use

1887, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Little Englandism was in 1887

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“Little Englandism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Little%20Englandism. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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