Chaucerian



[chaw-seer-ee-uh n] /tʃɔˈsɪər i ən/

adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of writings:
Chaucerian wit.
noun
2.
a scholar devoted to the study of and his writings.
/tʃɔːˈsɪərɪən/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of the writings of Geoffrey Chaucer
noun
2.
an imitator of Chaucer, esp one of a group of 15th-century Scottish writers who took him as a model
3.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Chaudfroid

    [French shoh-frwah] /French ʃoʊˈfrwɑ/ noun 1. a cooked dish of fowl or game, served cold with aspic, jelly, or a sauce. 2. the aspic glaze covering the cold food. /ʃofrwa/ noun 1. a sweet or savoury jellied sauce used to coat cold meat, chicken, etc

  • Chaud-froid

    [French shoh-frwah] /French ʃoʊˈfrwɑ/ noun 1. a cooked dish of fowl or game, served cold with aspic, jelly, or a sauce. 2. the aspic glaze covering the cold food. /ʃofrwa/ noun 1. a sweet or savoury jellied sauce used to coat cold meat, chicken, etc adjective pertaining to a dish, often meat, that is cooked […]



  • Chauffer

    [chaw-fer] /ˈtʃɔ fər/ noun 1. a small, portable stove. /ˈtʃɔːfə/ noun 1. a small portable heater or stove n. “small portable stove,” 1825, variant of chafer “a vessel for heating,” agent noun from chafe; form influenced by French chauffoir “a heater,” from chauffer “to heat,” which also is ultimately from chafe (see chauffeur).

  • Chauffeur

    [shoh-fer, shoh-fur] /ˈʃoʊ fər, ʃoʊˈfɜr/ noun 1. a person employed to drive a private automobile or limousine for the owner. 2. a person employed to drive a car or limousine that transports paying passengers. verb (used with object) 3. to drive (a vehicle) as a chauffeur. 4. to transport by car: Saturday mornings I have […]



Disclaimer: Chaucerian definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.