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Tennysonian

[ ten-uh-soh-nee-uhn ]
/ ˌtɛn əˈsoʊ ni ən /
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adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of Tennyson or his writings.
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Origin of Tennysonian

First recorded in 1835–45; Tennyson + -ian
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