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Quotes for "Anglo-Saxon":

"The British are supposed to be particularly averse to intellectuals, a prejudice closely bound up with their dislike of foreigners. Indeed, one important source of this Anglo-Saxon distaste for highbrows and eggheads was the French revolution, which was seen as an attempt to reconstruct society on the basis of abstract rational principles."

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  • Synonym for "Anglo-Saxon"
    • Old English
  • Phrases for "Anglo-Saxon"
    • Anglo-Saxon jurisprudence, white Anglo-Saxon, Anglo-Saxon wives, Anglo-Saxon way, my Anglo-Saxon
  • Hypernym for "Anglo-Saxon"
    • english person
  • Cross Reference for "Anglo-Saxon"
    • wasp, Germanic
  • Etymologically Related for "Anglo-Saxon"
    • Middle English, Modern English, English
  • Same Context for "Anglo-Saxon"
    • foxhound
  • Variant for "Anglo-Saxon"
    • Old English, Saxon
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