One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Characteristic of or resembling Lord Macaulay, his historical method, or (especially) his literary style.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Arthur Hugh Clough (1819–1861), poet. From the name of Thomas Babington, first Baron Macaulay + -esque.
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