Parisianism

noun Pa·ri·sian·ism \ -ˌnizəm \

Definition of Parisianism

plural -s
1 :the traits of a Parisian
  • his Parisianism, grafted upon an imperishable brogue, gave to his utterance a very curious charm
  • —Max Beerbohm
2 :a habit or mannerism (as of speech) observable especially in Parisians

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Origin and Etymology of parisianism

French parisianisme, from parisien + -isme -ism


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