Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Edwardian

play
adjective Ed·war·di·an \e-ˈdwär-dē-ən, -ˈdwȯr-\

Definition of Edwardian

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of Edward VII of England or his age; especially of clothing :  marked by the hourglass silhouette for women and long narrow fitted suits and high collars for men

Edwardian noun


1908

First Known Use of edwardian

1908

Rhymes with edwardian


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Edwardian? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 12, 2016

of, relating to, or suggestive of marble

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

16.96 pounds 196.5 pounds 100 pounds 2.2 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ