a strong admiration or enthusiasm for England, its people, and things English.
a person who hates or fears England or anything English. Contemporary Examples Kevin Kline won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his hilarious turn as Otto, an Anglophobe crook, in this 1988 comedy. Best Orgasms in Movies, in Honor of National Orgasm Day (VIDEO) Marlow Stern July 30, 2013 Historical Examples The Anglophobe agitation was […]
a hatred or fear of England or anything English. Historical Examples He was appalled at the outburst of Anglophobia and war-talk which followed the message. The Letters of William James, Vol. II William James And as to the name itself, there is hydrophobia, and photophobia, and Anglophobia—so why not microbophobia? The Unpopular Review Vol. I […]
an English-speaking person, especially a native speaker of English. of or relating to speakers of English. Contemporary Examples She covers politics, culture, the environment and human rights in Francophone and Anglophone West Africa for the Voice of America. A Strongman’s Last Stand Julia L. Ritchey April 4, 2011 Most Anglophone readers know little or nothing […]
noun a group of English-speaking countries that share common roots in British culture and history, usually the UK, the US, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada Contemporary Examples Like Zygier, I grew up in the anglosphere, with all the inherent cultural differences separating me from native-born Israelis. The Many Scandals Of The Prisoner X Affair Michael […]