He says that 'Italy is only an euphuism for Fate.
"A Room With A View" by E. M. Forster
It was a euphuism to speak of a fling at you: it was a kick.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin" by Charles Darwin
Its name is quaint, for so was its discoverer, Luke Fox, a worthy man, addicted much to euphuism.
"Voyages in Search of the North-West Passage" by Richard Hakluyt
What is meant by euphuism?
"English Literature" by William J. Long
The vice of Euphuism was its monotony.
"From Chaucer to Tennyson" by Henry A. Beers
A euphuism has been invented to cover the wrongfulness of this system; it is now called 'discounting.
"Hodge and His Masters" by Richard Jefferies
EUPHUISM, an affected bombastic style of language, so called from "Euphues," a work of Sir John Lyly's written in that style.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The Renaissance riots itself away in Marinism, Gongorism, Euphuism, and the affectations of the Hotel Rambouillet.
"Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2" by John Addington Symonds
Few of the poems in the Anthology depict any ephemeral phase or fashion of opinion, like the Euphuism of the sixteenth century.
"Political and Literary essays, 1908-1913" by Evelyn Baring
The good wives of the neighbourhood used no such euphuisms as their more prudent husbands, when they spoke of Crayshaw's.
"We and the World, Part I" by Juliana Horatia Ewing