Anglo-American love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An American, especially an inhabitant of the United States, whose language and ancestry are English.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or between England and America, especially the United States.
  • adj. Of or relating to Anglo-Americans.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. White, non-Hispanic citizen of the United States.
  • n. English-American, a North American of English heritage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the English and Americans, or to the descendants of Englishmen in America.
  • n. an American who was born in England or whose ancestors were English.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Belonging or relating to, or connected with, England and America or the United States, or with the people of both: as, Anglo-American commerce; Anglo-American relations.
  • Pertaining to the English who have settled in America, especially in the United States, or have become American citizens: as, the Anglo-American population of New York.
  • n. A native or descendant of a native of England who has settled in America or has become an American (United States) citizen.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an American who was born in Britain or one whose ancestors were British

Etymologies

From Anglo + American. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Henry enjoyed his school, which was called the Anglo-American and was housed in the rather dowdy buildings of what had once been a Soviet school.

    Henry’s Demons

  • The letter called Anglo-American ties "rock solid" and even gave a new formulation to describe them: "Ours is not just a special relationship; it is an essential relationship."

    The Seattle Times

  • The economic models for settling forestry claims and claims with mineral rights (such as Anglo-American, Sappi, and Mondi) were in the final stages and should also assist in addressing some of the more challenging claims.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Nicky appealed to their old bonds.8 While the term “the cousins’ war” has been employed to refer to Anglo-American conflicts, World War I might also be dubbed a war of cousins.

    Bloodlust

  • The mine will b owned by NorthernDynasty, a Canadian subsidiary of Anglo-American which is complicit in the blood diamond trade.

    WordPress.com News

  • Similarly, Frederick Hurten Rhead, one of the leading Anglo-American potters of the early twentieth century, learned that only consumers, and not style experts, could “tell the manufacturer what to make.”

    A Renegade History of the United States

  • §§3141–3156; Francois Quintard-Morenas, “The Presumption of Innocence in the French and Anglo-American Legal Traditions,” 58 American Journal of Comparative Law 107 n.355 2010.

    The Conservative Assault on the Constitution

  • His education was English or, more exactly, Anglo-American he attended Oxford and Harvard.

    Adventures in Greeneland

  • As former British colonies, India and Israel are kissing cousins of the Anglosphere, lands with distinct cultures that benefit from the liberal international order upheld by Anglo-American power.

    India Fumbles on Palestine

  • “Anglo-American Methods of Indian Warfare, 1676–1794.”

    George Washington’s First War

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