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Victorianism

[ vik-tawr-ee-uh-niz-uhm, -tohr- ]
/ vɪkˈtɔr i əˌnɪz əm, -ˈtoʊr- /
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noun

the distinctive character, thought, tendencies, etc., of the Victorian period.
an instance or example of such thought, tendencies, etc.

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Origin of Victorianism

First recorded in 1900–05; Victorian + -ism
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