[ shur-lok-ee-uhn ]
/ ʃɜrˈlɒk i ən /


pertaining to or characteristic of the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes, known for his skill in solving mysteries through deductive reasoning.


a devoted fan of or an expert on the adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

Origin of Sherlockian

see origin at -ian Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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