of or relating to the period of the reign of George V (1910–36) or to George V himself.
a person, especially a writer, of either of the Georgian periods in England.
the styles or character of either of the Georgian periods.
- pre-Geor·gian, adjective
- pseu·do-Geor·gian, adjective, noun
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How to use Georgian in a sentence
Living as they do in the heart of the volatile Caucasus, Georgians are only too aware of the fires that surround them.
The article claims “[i]t unsettles most Georgians that he refuses to speak ill of Vladimir Putin.”Will Scandalous Videos Topple Georgia’s President? A Rebuttal | Tedo Japaridze | September 24, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
And it might even cause Georgians to miscalculate American military support against Russia and foolishly provoke Moscow.
Besides, these Georgians would actually be empowered to fight, unlike most of our mandate-restricted NATO allies.
Did Scheunemann tell McCain that the Georgians were not the innocent victims they played so well?
Governor Brown called upon the Georgians to rise in their might; but their former might was weakness now.The Boys of '61 | Charles Carleton Coffin.
These are Virginians and Georgians, sir—men who have never failed—and they will not fail now—Will you boys?Robert E. Lee | Ruth Hill
They were Kurds and Circassians, or Georgians—and the general had shown no lack of taste in his selection!War in the Garden of Eden | Kermit Roosevelt
The night was growing late, but the Georgians bitterly complained of the absurdity of London having a closing time.December Love | Robert Hichens
"You are disgustingly clever," she said, as they made their way out, followed by the Georgians and their attendant cosmopolitans.December Love | Robert Hichens
British Dictionary definitions for Georgian
of, characteristic of, or relating to any or all of the four kings who ruled Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 to 1830, or to their reigns
of or relating to George V of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or his reign (1910–36): the Georgian poets
of or relating to the republic of Georgia, its people, or their language
of or relating to the American State of Georgia or its inhabitants
in or imitative of the style prevalent in England during the 18th century (reigns of George I, II, and III); in architecture, dominated by the ideas of Palladio, and in furniture represented typically by the designs of Sheraton
the official language of Georgia, belonging to the South Caucasian family
a native or inhabitant of Georgia
an aboriginal inhabitant of the Caucasus
a native or inhabitant of the American State of Georgia
a person belonging to or imitating the styles of either of the Georgian periods in England
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