Meaning of Wodehousian in English:

Wodehousian

(also Wodehousean, Wodehouseian)

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of P. G. Wodehouse or his works, especially his comic fiction.

noun

  • 1rare A character typical of Wodehouse's works, especially his comic fiction.

  • 2An admirer, student, or habitual reader of Wodehouse's works.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Observer. From the name of Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, British author + -ian.

Pronunciation

Wodehousian

/wʊdˈhaʊsɪən/