fear of France or the French

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Francophobia — Francophobia, or Gallophobia, as well as Francophobe, are terms that refer to a dislike toward the government, culture, history, or people of France or the Francophonie. [cite book|last=Robertson|first=John G.|title=Robertson s Words for a Modern …   Wikipedia

  • Francophobia — noun see Francophobe …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Francophobia — See Francophobic. * * * …   Universalium

  • Francophobia — noun Fear of France, its people and culture …   Wiktionary

  • francophobia — fran·co·pho·bia …   English syllables

  • francophobia — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈfōbēə noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Franco + phobia : the quality or state of being Francophobe …   Useful english dictionary

  • Francophobe — Francophobia, n. /frang keuh fohb /, adj. 1. Also, Francophobic. fearing or hating France, the French people, and French culture, products, etc. n. 2. a person who fears or hates France, the French people, French culture, products, etc. [1890 95; …   Universalium

  • Anti-French sentiment in the United States — is the manifestation of Francophobia by Americans. It signifies a consistent hostility towards the government, culture, and people of France that employs stereotypes.Understanding anti French sentimentsAs with any foreign country phobia ,… …   Wikipedia

  • Jonah Goldberg — on Born March 21, 1969 (1969 03 21) (age 42) …   Wikipedia

  • Pardon my French — or Excuse my French is a common English language phrase ostensibly disguising profanity as French. The phrase is uttered in an attempt to excuse the user of profanity or curses in the presence of those offended by it under the pretense of the… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.