n.1.(Eng. Hist.) An adherent of Oliver Cromwell.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This, at times, makes her more Hopkinsesque than Oliverian: The slender tipplers, stripped of all their green glory, humble in their winterness, sucking from the neck of this West Virginia stream...
Bergice, A Lecture Held Forth at the Calves-Head Feast Before a Society of Oliverians and Round-Heads at the White L-N in Cornhill, on the Thirtieth of January, 1691/2 in Contempt of the Martyrdom of King Charles I, London: Printed for C.G., 1692, 3.