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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.

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

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.
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"
Translations

Edwardian

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

Edwardian

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

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.

Edwardian

[ɛdˈwɔːdɪən] adjedoardiano/a
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