Definition of Italianism in English:

Italianism

noun

  • 1An Italian characteristic, expression, or custom.

  • 2mass noun Attachment to Italy or Italian ideas or practices.

    • ‘And even when they stayed away for a few years around 1840, American composers like Maurice Strakosch and William Henry Fry injected a fair amount of ‘Italianism’ into their works.’

Pronunciation

Italianism

/ɪˈtaljənɪz(ə)m/