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Relating to or characteristic of the French poet and critic Charles Baudelaire or his works:‘he delivers his dialogue with Baudelairean flair’
- ‘Their formal innovations and aestheticism further pushed the Baudelairean boundaries of poetic language.’
- ‘It is a painting that is not a retrospective on Manet's own Baudelairean years.’
- ‘He delivers his pompous dialogue with Baudelairean flair.’
An admirer, imitator, or student of the French poet and critic Charles Baudelaire:‘the nineteenth-century Baudelaireans’
- ‘So far as I have been able to determine, nothing more is known of this precocious Baudelairean.’
- ‘Of her real history, the most enthusiastic Baudelaireans know little.’
- ‘I'm deeply grateful to all those Baudelaireans whose studies have helped me in my thinking.’
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