Meaning of Prufrockian in English:

Prufrockian

Pronunciation /pruːˈfrɒkɪən/

adjective

  • Resembling or characteristic of Prufrock or his world of middle-class conformity and unfulfilled aspirations.

Origin

1940s. From the name of J. Alfred Prufrock, the eponymous character of T. S. Eliot's poem The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock + -ian.