Localism in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Localism

a saying, word or expression that is only said and known in one local area

Examples of Localism in a sentence

Even though everyone knows โ€œAloha,โ€ the localism of the word causes it to almost only to be heard in Hawaii.  ๐Ÿ”Š

As my friends and I passed by the town, the locals made reference that we did not understand due to the wordโ€™s localism.  ๐Ÿ”Š

In southern California, many surfers use localism to describe how great they feel by saying certain waves are โ€œgnarlyโ€ that non-surfers would never say.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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