Victorianism

noun
Vic·​to·​ri·​an·​ism | \ vik-ˈtȯr-ē-ə-ˌni-zəm How to pronounce Victorianism (audio) \

Definition of Victorianism

1 : a typical instance or product of Victorian expression, taste, or conduct
2 : the quality or state of being Victorian especially in taste or conduct

First Known Use of Victorianism

1905, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Victorianism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Victorianism. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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