Related formsThack·er·ay·an, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for thackeray
The eulogy ends before it begins and Thackeray is barely alluded to again, let alone revered.John Sutherland‘s Enjoyable Little History of Literature|Malcolm Forbes|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Bal Thackeray, of course, who got a state funeral when he died Nov. 17.
Do some substitutions in those sentences along the lines Thackeray wanted to do with Mein Kampf.
Indeed, what you get is a more than adequate description of … no surprise, Thackeray himself.
One TV reporter spoke of “sporadic incidents of vandalism by [supporters] aggrieved by the condition of Thackeray.”Mumbai on Edge With Shiv Sena Founder Bal Thackeray Ill|Dilip D’Souza|November 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I study your language in your Dickens, in your Thackeray; at last I attain proficiency.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Thackeray speaks of a young man who possessed every qualification for success—except talent and industry.History of English Humour, Vol. 2 (of 2)|Alfred Guy Kingan L'Estrange
The English pantomime even in Thackeray's day had fallen from its once high place.The Circus, and Other Essays and Fugitive Pieces|Joyce Kilmer
Thackeray, in his "Virginians," gives perhaps the most graphic account of this midnight battle.The Hudson|Wallace Bruce
Thackeray not only reproduced some of the incidents of her life, but more especially caught the features of her character.Historic Oddities|Sabine Baring-Gould