Whistlerian
adjective see Whistler

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • whistlerian — whis·tle·ri·an …   English syllables

  • whistlerian — (ˈ)(h)wi|slirēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: James A. M. Whistler died 1903 American painter and etcher + English ian : of, relating to, or having the characteristics of the painter Whistler or his work …   Useful english dictionary

  • Whistler — Whistlerian /hwis lear ee euhn, wis /, adj. /hwis leuhr, wis /, n. James (Abbott) McNeill /meuhk neel /, 1834 1903, U.S. painter and etcher, in France and England after 1855. * * * ▪ electromagnetic wave also called  whistling atmospheric … …   Universalium

  • Whistler — biographical name James (Abbott) McNeill 1834 1903 American painter & etcher • Whistlerian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Whistler — /ˈwɪslə/ (say wisluh) noun James Abbott McNeill, 1845–1903, US painter and etcher, living in England and France after 1855. –Whistlerian /wɪsˈlɪəriən/ (say wis learreeuhn), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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