patriotic, constitutional, republican, Yankee, Western, democratic, American language, American English.
Directly the words were spoken Mr. Pownceby became conscious that the new arrival was an American.
" You do not surprise me," I replied, " for I have reason to think that this American
lady is of a very serious turn of mind."
" Do you mean to tell me," he exclaimed, " that charming little woman is not an American