New Englandism

New En·​gland·​ism | \ -ˌdizəm \
plural New Englandisms

Definition of New Englandism

1 : the traits, ideas, or attitudes distinctive of native New Englanders
2 : a locution or pronunciation characteristic of New England

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New England + English -ism

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“New Englandism.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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