Geor·gian

Geor·gian
/ˈʤoɚʤən/ adj
: of or relating to the time from 1714 to 1830 when England was ruled by four kings named George

an example of Georgian architecture


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  • Geor|gian — «JR juhn», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. of or having to do with the four Georges, kings of England from 1714 to 1830. 2. having to do with the style of architecture, art, or decoration during this period: »One of Britain s most remarkable and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Geor|gian|ism — «JR juh nihz uhm», noun. a movement in British poetry characterized by attention to nature and pastoral life, as in the poems of Rupert Brooke, John Drinkwater, W. W. Gibson, and Harold Monro. ╂[< Georgian (George V, in whose reign the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • geor — geor·die; geor·gette; geor·gia; geor·gia·des·ite; geor·gi·na; geor·gian; geor·gic; geor·gi·cal; pled·geor; …   English syllables

  • gian — ar·peg·gian·do; col·le·gian; col·le·gian·er; lloyd geor·gian; lo·tha·rin·gian; ne·o·lo·gian; or·ty·gian; pe·la·gian·ism; pe·la·gian·ize; stra·te·gian; swe·den·bor·gian·ism; the·o·lo·gian; as·tro·lo·gian; bel·gian; gal·we·gian; geor·gian;… …   English syllables

  • lloyd-geor — lloyd geor·gian; …   English syllables

  • georgian — geor·gian …   English syllables

  • Georgia — Geor•gia [[t]ˈdʒɔr dʒə[/t]] n. 1) geg a state in the SE United States. 8,186,453; 58,876 sq. mi. (152,489 sq. km) Cap.: Atlanta Abbr.: GA 3),Ga 2) geg Also called Geor′gian Repub′lic. Former official name, Geor′gian So′viet So′cialist Repub′lic.… …   From formal English to slang

  • Georgian — Geor|gian [ˈdʒo:dʒən, dʒiən US ˈdʒo:rdʒən] adj Georgian buildings, furniture etc come from the 18th century, when Britain was ruled by the Kings George the First, Second, and Third ▪ Georgian townhouse …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Georgian — Geor|gian [ dʒɔrdʒən ] adjective 1. ) in a style typical of the U.K. and the U.S. in the 18th century: a Georgian house 2. ) someone who is Georgian is from the central Asian country of Georgia a ) relating to the country of Georgia, or its… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Georgian — Geor•gian [[t]ˈdʒɔr dʒən[/t]] adj. 1) why of or pertaining to the period of British history from the accession of George I in 1714 to the death of George IV 2) why of or pertaining to George V or his reign 3) fur archit. of or designating the… …   From formal English to slang

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