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Faustian

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adjective Faust·ian \ˈfau̇-stē-ən, ˈfȯ-\

Definition of Faustian

  1. :  of, relating to, resembling, or suggesting Faust; especially :  made or done for present gain without regard for future cost or consequences <a Faustian bargain>



1876

First Known Use of faustian

1876


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