Thackerayan
adjective see Thackeray

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • thackerayan — I. ˈthakərēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: William M. Thackeray died 1863 English novelist + English an (adjective suffix) : of, relating to, or characteristic of W.M.Thackeray or his writings digressing in obsolete Thackerayan …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thackerayan — See Thackeray, William Makepeace. * * * …   Universalium

  • Thackerayan — adjective Of or pertaining to (1811–1863), English novelist and satirist …   Wiktionary

  • thackerayan — thack·er·ay·an …   English syllables

  • Thackeray — Thackerayan, adj., n. /thak euh ree/, n. William Makepeace /mayk pees /, 1811 63, English novelist, born in India. * * * …   Universalium

  • Thackeray — biographical name William Makepeace 1811 1863 English author • Thackerayan adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Thack|er|ay|an — «THAK uh ree uhn», adjective. of, having to do with, or characteristic of the English novelist William Makepeace Thackeray (1811 1863) or his works: »A certain cynical humor which is almost Thackerayan in quality (Scottish Leader) …   Useful english dictionary

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