Localism synonyms

lō'kə-lĭz'əm
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A phrase, construction, or expression that is recognized as a unit in the usage of a given language and either differs from the usual syntactic patterns or has a meaning that differs from the literal meaning of its parts taken together (Ex.: not a word did she say; she heard it straight from the horse's mouth)
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Nonstandard speech.
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An individual reaction to a drug, food, etc. that is different from the reaction of most people
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(Linguistics) A word or locution characteristic of a region or district.
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The tradition or body of such practices:
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A regional or minority language.
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Excessive devotion to local interests and customs.
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Find another word for localism. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for localism, like: idiom, patois, idiosyncrasy, provincialism, custom, dialect and sectionalism.