Grandisonian

adjective
Gran·​di·​so·​ni·​an | \ ¦grandə¦sōnēən \

Definition of Grandisonian

: of, relating to, or befitting a model gentleman of the 18th century

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History and Etymology for Grandisonian

Sir Charles Grandison, a model gentleman portrayed in the novel of the same name (1753) by Samuel Richardson †1761 English novelist + English -ian

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“Grandisonian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Grandisonian. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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