Definition of Wellerian in English:

Wellerian

adjective

  • Typical or reminiscent of the Dickens character Sam Weller, his father, or their distinctive style of speech.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Dickens (1812–1870), novelist. From the name of Sam Weller and his father + -ian.

Pronunciation

Wellerian

/wɛˈlɪərɪən/