Definition of Nehruvian in English:

Nehruvian

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Nehru or his socialist, secularist policies.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Guardian. From the name of Jawaharlal Nehru + -ian, after Peruvian and Latinized forms of proper names ending in -w.

Pronunciation

Nehruvian

/ˌnɛːˈruːvɪən/