[del-sahr-tee-uh n]


of, relating to, or characteristic of François Delsarte or the Delsarte method.

Origin of Delsartian Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for delsartian

  • One was on walking, by a graceful young Delsartian, who showed us a lot.

  • "I am the lady of the house, Mr. Crow," said the lady, performing a graceful Delsartian movement with her long bare arms.

    Anderson Crow, Detective|George Barr McCutcheon
  • I wondered if it were possible, by Delsartian methods, to throw scorn into the expression of ones back.