Holmesian

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adjective Holmes·ian \ˈhōm-zē-ən also ˈhōlm-\

Definition of Holmesian

  1. :  of, characteristic of, or suggestive of the detective Sherlock Holmes

Origin and Etymology of holmesian

Sherlock Holmes, detective in stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


First Known Use: 1929


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