Example sentences for: americanism

How can you use “americanism” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Anti-Americanism was exceptionally strong in Italy, where a U.S.

  • The International Herald Tribune, in a front-page article from Singapore by Michael Richardson, reported that the fierce austerity programs being demanded of Asian countries by the International Monetary Fund "could ignite virulent anti-Americanism" and "create dangerous instability in Asia."

  • Thus, kick the bucket is listed in the category E29e Pork (because of its presumed etymology, Slaughtered pigs are hung by the heels from the bucket or beam) while go west appears under G12e Sunset, bite the dust (questionably defined as brought low) appears at C10f Winning and losing the battle, buy the farm (which I cannot find in the OED ) is listed under E7a Land (where it is labeled as an Americanism, confuting my understanding that it originated with the R.A.F., early in WWII), and cash in your chips/ checks goes under K77c Roulette (which might be all right for a British English classification, but I think that Americans would expect to find it at K81 Poker ).

  • A revision of the 1951 agreements will be difficult, it said, because they were signed by all the allies, and above all it is important to avoid a new wave of anti-Americanism.

  • The paper also foresees a rise in Russian anti-Americanism.


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