an·​gloph·​i·​lism | \ ˌaŋ-ˈglä-fə-ˌli-zəm How to pronounce anglophilism (audio) , ˈaŋ-glə-ˌfī- \
variants: or Anglophilism

Definition of anglophilism

anglophilia Maybe this book fostered my lifelong anglophilism, which has always been drawn more toward the wild moors of the North than the sedate farmland of Sussex.— Russ Wellen, Scholars and Rogues, 25 Jan. 2009

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First Known Use of anglophilism

1865, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anglophilism

anglophile + -ism

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“Anglophilism.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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