/ (ˈpuːtərɪʃ) /
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characteristic of or resembling the fictional character Pooter, esp in being bourgeois, genteel, or self-important
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Word Origin for Pooterish
C20: from Charles Pooter, the hero of Diary of a Nobody (1892), by George and Weedon Grossmith
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