britishism britishism


  1. (n) an expression that is used in Great Britain (especially as contrasted with American English)
  2. (n) a custom that is peculiar to England or its citizens



  • 'The Daily Show' Finally Weighs in on Weinergate Part II

    Tuesday's Anthony Weiner news came too late for The Daily Show to catch that night, but on Wednesday they were on it, proving a politician who can't help himself from sexting was the story they were made to cover. Substitute host John Oliver indulged his Britishism, calling the latest scandal "a bit of a cock up" after Weiner relaunched his career in the wake of his original 2011 Twitter scandal ...
    on July 25, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

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