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[ adjective ] of or relating to Queen Victoria of Great Britain or to the age in which she ruled

Examples

"Victorian morals"

Used in print

(Edward E. Kelly, S.J., "Christian Unity in England"...)

Such a series of articles was certainly never printed in the public_press of mid Victorian England .

(Leo Lemon, "Catch Up With" and "Something to...)

For_example , when the film is only four minutes old , Neitzbohr refers to a small , Victorian piano_stool as `` Wilhelmina '' , and we are thereupon subjected to a flashback that informs us that this very piano_stool was once used by an epileptic governess whose name , of_course , was Doris ( the English equivalent , when passed_through middle Gaelic derivations , of Wilhelmina ) .

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Victorian_age Victoria

2
[ adjective ] typical of the moral standards or conduct of the age of Queen Victoria

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nonmodern

3
[ adjective ] exaggeratedly proper

Examples

"my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"

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proper

4
[ adjective ] exaggeratedly proper

Examples

"my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"

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proper

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[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 24114
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[ noun ] a person who lived during the reign of Victoria

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person

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