Meaning of Johnsonian in English:

Johnsonian

Pronunciation /ˌdʒɒnˈsəʊnɪən/

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of the English lexicographer and writer Dr Samuel Johnson or his works.

    • ‘Johnsonian ideas about biography’

noun

  • An admirer or student of the English lexicographer and writer Dr Samuel Johnson or his works.

    • ‘I had become an ardent Johnsonian at an early age’