Definition of Johnsonian in English:

Johnsonian

Pronunciation /jänˈsōnēən/ /dʒɑnˈsoʊniən/

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’

Pronunciation

Johnsonian

/jänˈsōnēən/ /dʒɑnˈsoʊniən/