Definition of Menckenian in English:

Menckenian

adjective

  • Of or characteristic of Mencken, his writings, or his style.

Origin

Early 20th century. From the name of Henry Louis Mencken, U.S. journalist, literary critic, and commentator on American English + -ian.

Pronunciation

Menckenian

/mɛŋˈkiːnɪən//mɛŋˈkɛnɪən/