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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of, resembling, or relating to Samuel Johnson or his writings.
  • noun An admirer or a student of Samuel Johnson or his work.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Relating to or characteristic of Dr. Samuel Johnson, his writings (especially his English dictionary), or his style.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to or resembling Dr. Johnson or his style; pompous; inflated.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to Samuel Johnson (1709–1784), English writer and lexicographer.

Etymologies

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Johnson +‎ -ian

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