Teutonism
noun Date: 1854 Germanism

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  • Teutonism — [to͞o tän′ə siz΄əm, tyo͞otän′ə siz΄əmto͞ot′n iz΄əm, tyo͞ot′ n iz΄əm] n. 1. belief in the supposed racial superiority of the Teutons, esp. of the Germans 2. Teutonic culture 3. a Germanism: Also Teutonicism [to͞o tän′ə siz΄əm, tyo͞otän′ə siz΄əm]… …   English World dictionary

  • teutonism — ˈt(y)ütənˌizəm noun Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: New Latin teutonismus, from Latin Teutoni + ismus ism : germanism the style is stilted and marred by Teutonisms John Layard prejudice in favor of Teutonism W.Z.Ripley …   Useful english dictionary

  • Teutonism — Teutonist, n. /tooht n iz euhm, tyooht /, n. 1. the character, spirit, or culture of the Teutons, esp. the Germans. 2. a Teutonic or German characteristic. 3. Germanism. Also, Teutonicism /tooh ton euh siz euhm, tyooh /. [1850 55; TEUTON + ISM] * …   Universalium

  • Teutonism — noun a) the German character or way of life b) a German figure of speech; a Germanism …   Wiktionary

  • Teutonism — Teu·ton·ism || tjuːtÉ™nɪzm n. character or culture of the Teutons; German way of life; Teutonic or German characteristic; German civilization; German figure of speech; Germanism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • teutonism — teu·ton·ism …   English syllables

  • Teutonism — /ˈtjutənɪzəm/ (say tyoohtuhnizuhm) noun 1. the culture of the Teutons. 2. the study of Teutonic culture. –Teutonist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • Pan-Teutonism — /pan tooht n iz euhm, tyooht /, n. Pan Germanism. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • pan-Teutonism — /pæn ˈtjutənɪzəm/ (say pan tyoohtuhnizuhm) noun → pan Germanism …   Australian English dictionary

  • Pan-Teutonism — /pan tooht n iz euhm, tyooht /, n. Pan Germanism. [1890 95] …   Useful english dictionary

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