Definition of Frogpondian in English:

Frogpondian

noun

depreciative
  • Poe's word for: an adherent of transcendentalism.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849), fiction writer, poet, and critic. From Frog Pond, the name of a pond on Boston Common (Boston being the centre of New England transcendentalism) + -ian.

Pronunciation

Frogpondian

/frɒɡˈpɒndɪən/