Wertherian

adjective
Wer·the·ri·an
variants: or less commonly Werterian \(ˈ)ver¦tirēən \

Definition of Wertherian 

: resembling or characteristic of Werther especially : morbidly sentimental

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History and Etymology for Wertherian

Werther, romantic hero of the love story Die Leiden des Jungen Werthers The Sorrows of Werther (1774) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe †1832 German poet + English -an

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