And so, though we cannot say that euphuism is verse, we can say that it partakes of the nature of verse.
Equally unsatisfactory is the theory that euphuism was of purely Spanish origin.
There is more than a touch of euphuism in Stevenson; he was never insincere, but he was consciously fine.
With euphuism, antithesis and the use of balanced sentences came to stay.
euphuism, as the jargon is called, has been described many times; it was the first effort in English towards ornament in speech.
The cry of art for art's sake is raised, and the result is extravagance, euphuism.
Assamese follows Bengali in its accentuation, but the language has never been the toy of euphuism.
Child, pp. 6–20, for an account of chief writers who have dealt with euphuism.
In the first place it appears that the part played by Berners in the history of euphuism has been considerably under-estimated.
It was a euphuism to speak of a fling at you: it was a kick.