provincialism

[ pruh-vin-shuh-liz-uh m ]SEE DEFINITION OF provincialism

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PROVINCIALISM

I never intended to curse the people with a provincialism so vast as this.

The provincialism with which I had cursed his people extended to himself.

But, compared with the provincialism of the South of 1860, he is a cosmopolitan.

In this way they kept themselves free from the taint of provincialism.

We could not give her over to a lumberman, doubly accursed by wealth and provincialism.

This provincialism is correct for Lancashire, and as far as I know for Cumberland.

This shows the worst kind of provincialism and a vulgar spirit.

"I imagine that Grayson will make a display of provincialism to-night," he said.

This strictly Lancastrian provincialism is supposed to be a corruption of “choose how.”

Its disease might seem to have been an aggravated form of provincialism.

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