Rabelaisian

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adjective Ra·be·lai·sian \ˌra-bə-ˈlā-zhən, -zē-ən\

Definition of Rabelaisian

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of Rabelais or his works

  2. 2 :  marked by gross robust humor, extravagance of caricature, or bold naturalism

1817

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1817

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