Edwardian


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Ed·ward·i·an

 (ĕd-wôr′dē-ən, -wär′-)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of the reign of Edward VII of England.
n.
A person belonging to or exhibiting characteristics typical of the Edwardian period.
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Edwardian

(ɛdˈwɔːdɪən)
adj
(Historical Terms) denoting, relating to, or having the style of life, architecture, dress, etc, current in Britain during the reign of Edward VII
n
(Historical Terms) a person who lived during the reign of Edward VII
Edˈwardianˌism n
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Ed•ward•i•an

(ɛdˈwɔr di ən, -ˈwɑr-)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the reign of Edward VII or the styles of that period.
2. reflecting the opulence characteristic of this reign.
n.
3. a person who lived during the reign of Edward VII.
Ed•ward′i•an•ism, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Edwardian - someone belonging to (or as if belonging to) the era of Edward VIIEdwardian - someone belonging to (or as if belonging to) the era of Edward VII
sporting man - someone who leads a merry existence; especially a gambler on the outcome of sporting events
Adj.1.Edwardian - of or relating to or characteristic of the era of Edward VII in England; "Edwardian furniture"
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Translations

Edwardian

[edˈwɔːdɪən]
A. ADJeduardiano
B. Neduardiano/a m/f
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Edwardian

[ɛdˈwɔːrdiən] adjde l'époque du roi Édouard VII, des années 1900
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Edwardian

adj house, furniture, clothesEdwardianisch, aus der Zeit Eduards VII.; the Edwardian eradie Edwardianische Zeit, die Zeit Eduards VII.; Edwardian EnglandEngland in der Zeit Eduards VII.
n (= person)Zeitgenosse m/Zeitgenossin fEduards VII.
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Edwardian

[ɛdˈwɔːdɪən] adjedoardiano/a
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