Meaning of Germanism
Pronunciation: ( jûr'mu-niz"um), [key]
- a usage, idiom, or other feature that is characteristic of the German language.
- a custom, manner, mode of thought, action, etc., that is characteristic of the German people.
- extreme partiality for or attachment to Germany, Germans, or German customs, manners, etc.
- Germanism (Thesaurus)