adjective see Shelley II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shelleyesque — |shelē|esk adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Percy Bysshe Shelley + English esque : of, relating to, or characteristic of the poet Shelley or his writings such romantic and Shelleyesque claims for him Kimon Friar …   Useful english dictionary

  • shelleyesque — shel·ley·esque …   English syllables

  • Shelley — I. biographical name Mary Wollstonecraft 1797 1851 née Godwin; wife of P.B. English novelist II. biographical name Percy Bysshe 1792 1822 English poet • Shelleyan or Shelleyesque adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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