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  • as inbarbarism
  • as indialect
  • as inidiom
  • as inparlance

synonyms for localism

  • atrocity
  • barbarity
  • brutality
  • cruelty
  • inhumanity
  • catachresis
  • coarseness
  • corruption
  • impropriety
  • malapropism
  • misuse
  • provincialism
  • solecism
  • vulgarism
  • misusage
  • primitive culture
  • uncivilizedness
  • vernacularism
  • vernacularity
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antonyms for localism

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  • kindness
  • niceness
  • praise
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How to use localism in a sentence

It’s come at a cost for our sense of community, and it may take a new localism to tame America’s vicious political and cultural polarization.
CHECK OUT THESE 16 WORLD-CHANGING IDEASNICK FOURIEZOSMARCH 23, 2021OZY
Rights preserved localism, rather than promoting individualism.
WHY ARE OUR DEBATES ABOUT RIGHTS SO TOXIC?AZIZ HUQMARCH 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Let him whose own enunciation is chemically free from localism or slovenliness cast the first stone even at "mebbe" and "ruther."
AMERICA TO-DAY, OBSERVATIONS AND REFLECTIONSWILLIAM ARCHER
Under primitive conditions the political groups are small, the tendency to localism exceedingly strong.
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
The various bodies into which Christendom has been split up are infected with the same sort of localism as infects the state.
OUR LADY SAINT MARYJ. G. H. BARRY
As New England township life grew up around the church, so western localism finds its nucleus in the school system.
THE FARMER AND HIS COMMUNITYDWIGHT SANDERSON
Before you began to talk, I had been fancying that the vice of our journalism was its intense localism.
A MODERN INSTANCEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
"He hurt hisself," cited by Dr. Charters, is surely anything but a Missouri localism; one hears it everywhere.
THE AMERICAN LANGUAGEHENRY L. MENCKEN
If this racial localism is not essential to the greatness of early literatures, it is inseparable from them; we find it there.
MODERN ESSAYSJOHN MACY
In the intense localism of a community, its religious history is hidden away and its future is involved.
THE EVOLUTION OF THE COUNTRY COMMUNITYWARREN H. WILSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LOCALISM

  • atrocity
  • barbarity
  • brutality
  • catachresis
  • coarseness
  • corruption
  • cruelty
  • impropriety
  • inhumanity
  • localism
  • malapropism
  • misusage
  • misuse
  • primitive culture
  • provincialism
  • solecism
  • uncivilizedness
  • vernacularism
  • vernacularity
  • vulgarism
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.