Definition of Wodehousian in US English:

Wodehousian

(also Wodehouseian, Wodehousean)

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of P. G. Wodehouse or his works, especially his comic fiction.

noun

  • 1A character typical of Wodehouse's works, especially his comic fiction. rare.

  • 2An admirer, student, or habitual reader of Wodehouse's works.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Observer. From the name of Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, British author + -ian.

Pronunciation

Wodehousian

/wʊdˈhaʊsɪən/