Definition of Scorpian in US English:

Scorpian

adjective

Astrology
  • Relating to the sign of Scorpio.

    ‘one problem is Scorpian jealousy’
    • ‘Positive Scorpian traits include powerful feelings and a sense of purpose.’
    • ‘Part of the negative side of the Scorpian nature is a tendency to discard friends once they cease to be useful.’
    • ‘Mutual distrust is easily developed here, and the Scorpian possessiveness will make life unbearable for Sagittarius.’
    • ‘He soon realized that becoming more Scorpian would be in his best interest.’
    • ‘If your birthday falls late in the sign, you may suffer from the typical Scorpian ailments of lower back pain and a delicate stomach.’
    • ‘In a split second, she had caught him in her spell, with her exotic Scorpian glances.’
    • ‘We can attribute a lot of the sex revolution to this Scorpian aspect.’
    • ‘Desire lies at the root of all Scorpian action.’
    • ‘Though you are officially an Aries, because Mars also rules Scorpio, some of the Scorpian characteristics will have spilled over into your character.’
    • ‘Even the deafening roar of the crowd seemed far away as she tried desperately to recover from Cynara's Scorpian gaze.’

noun

Astrology
  • A person born under the sign of Scorpio.

    ‘Scorpians are the most intense, profound, powerful characters in the zodiac’
    • ‘Fire-sign people are irritated by the thoroughness and systematic nature of the Scorpians.’
    • ‘These gifts, together with critical perception and analytical capacity, can enable Scorpians to penetrate to profundities beyond the average.’
    • ‘They make excellent friends, provided that their companions do nothing to impugn the honour of which Scorpians are very jealous.’
    • ‘The character of a Scorpian is built up of a fine balance of attributes.’
    • ‘The Saturday-born Scorpian is often a rebel at heart.’
    • ‘Debauchery and perversion are always dangers, and Scorpians can become sadistic monsters of sensuality and eroticism.’
    • ‘Scorpio is the symbol of sex, and Scorpians are passionate lovers.’
    • ‘Scorpians are the most intense, profound, powerful characters in the zodiac’
    • ‘The whole personality of the Scorpian can be described thus: a volcano from inside, and calm like the refreshing air of morning from outside.’
    • ‘Those of us who are particularly perceptive will be aware of the harnessed aggression under the tranquil but watchful composure of the Scorpian.’

Pronunciation

Scorpian

/ˈskɔrpiən//ˈskôrpēən/