plural -s
: a follower of Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford, especially in the House of Commons in 1641

Word History


Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford †1641 English statesman + English -ian

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“Straffordian.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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