Definition of Tennysonian in English:

Tennysonian

adjective

  • Relating to or in the style of Tennyson.

    • ‘This is not some idealised Tennysonian image of female purity.’
    • ‘Nowadays we see it as a piece of pleasing folklore, full of Tennysonian resonance.’
    • ‘They eschewed the old Tennysonian order and its sustained Edwardian echoes.’

noun

  • An admirer or student of Tennyson or his work.

    • ‘Like many Tennysonians, he does not seem to have been a ready convert to his great contemporary.’

Pronunciation:

Tennysonian

/ˌtenəˈsōnēən/