tuism

noun
tu·​ism | \ ˈt(y)üˌizəm \
plural -s

Definition of tuism

: the use of the second person (as in apostrophe or in rhetorical evasion of the first person) also : an instance of such use

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History and Etymology for tuism

Latin tu thou + English -ism

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“Tuism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tuism. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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