Definition of Ruskinese in English:

Ruskinese

noun

  • Language or literary style characteristic of Ruskin.

adjective

  • = Ruskinesque.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Spectator. From the name of John Ruskin + -ese. With the use as adjective compare slightly earlier Ruskinesque, Ruskinian.

Pronunciation

Ruskinese

/ˌrʌskɪˈniːz/