adjective San·ta·ya·ni·an \¦säntə¦yänēən\

Definition of Santayanian

  1. :  of or relating to the philosopher George Santayana or his theories and especially his realism and separation of essence from existence

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Origin and Etymology of santayanian

George Santayana †1952 American poet and philosopher + English -an

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