from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A word, phrase, or idiom characteristic of or peculiar to English as it is spoken in Great Britain.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A word or figure of speech used in Britain exclusively or primarily.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A word, phrase, or idiom peculiar to Great Britain; any manner of using a word or words that is peculiar to Great Britain.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A word, phrase, or idiom of the English language peculiar to the British.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an expression that is used in Great Britain (especially as contrasted with American English)
From Briti(sh), on the model of words such as Gallicism.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)