Anglomaniac
Anglomaniac An`glo*ma"ni*ac, n. One affected with Anglomania. [1913 Webster]

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  • anglomaniac — an·glo·ma·ni·ac …   English syllables

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  • anglomane — [ ɑ̃glɔman ] n. • 1764; de anglo et mane ♦ Vieilli Personne qui imite et admire sans discernement les Anglais et leurs usages. ● anglomane nom et adjectif Imitateur, admirateur excessif des usages anglais. anglomane n. Litt. Personne qui admire à …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • anglomaniaque — ⇒ANGLOMANIAQUE, adj. Néol. Qui présente tous les excès de l anglomanie : • 1. Devant toute une page de ces horribles détails anglomaniaques, Denis (...) qui n oserait entrer chez Emil s ou Adrienne s, (...) Denis sent qu il va s évanouir.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Anglomania — (n.) 1787; see ANGLO (Cf. Anglo ) + MANIA (Cf. mania). Related: Anglomaniac …   Etymology dictionary

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