edwardian edwardian  /ɛd ˈwɔr di ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone belonging to (or as if belonging to) the era of Edward VII
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of the era of Edward VII in England

Derived Word(s)

News

  1. Hot Property: Remodeled Edwardian includes spacious great room, three decks

    Hot Property: Remodeled Edwardian includes spacious great room, three decks Large walls provide ample gallery space to display artwork, and the backyard offers a level grass pad and planting area visible from the three decks. In our old house we had one dining table for six people and our dinner parties felt more like musical chairs; first the kids eat dinner, then the adults, then repeat the ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. Program to teach Edwardian era hairstyles June 22

    ELIZABETH — A program to teach Edwardian era hairstyles will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. June 22 at The 1876 Banwarth House and Museum, 408 E. Sycamore St., Elizabeth.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Journal-Standard

Quotes

  1. International Trade Minister Stockwell Day said the buildings in Gastown were "handsome, strikingly harmonious in their materials, scale and architectural detailing -- collectively splendid examples of Victorian and Edwardian commercial...
    on Jul 15, 2009 By: Stockwell Day Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. Mrs Kramer said: "We are having an absolutely brilliant time. It's been a wonderful colourful protest. It's been entirely peaceful. There's been a conga line, a group playing Edwardian music, another group playing alternative music, there have been...
    on Jan 12, 2009 By: Susan Kramer Source: Your Local Guardian

  3. ...Leslie S. Klinger's two-volume annotated collection of Holmes' stories: "Dr. Watson doesn't write to you, he talks to you, with Edwardian courtesy, across a glowing fire. His voice has no barriers or affectations. It is clear, energetic...
    on Apr 28, 2009 By: John Le Carre Source: Los Angeles Times

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