Definition of Manhattanism in English:

Manhattanism

noun

  • A culture or ideology associated with modern-day life in a large city (specifically. New York); the architecture, etc., associated with such a culture.

Origin

1970s. From Manhattan + -ism.

Pronunciation

Manhattanism

/manˈhatənɪz(ə)m//manˈhat(ə)nɪz(ə)m/