Kiplingese

noun
Kip·ling·ese | \ˌkipliŋˈēz, -ēs\
plural -s

Definition of Kiplingese 

: the literary style of Rudyard Kipling write a chanty in KiplingeseThe Dial

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History and Etymology for Kiplingese

Rudyard Kipling †1936 English poet and novelist + English -ese

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