Definition of Rossinian in English:

Rossinian

Pronunciation /rɒˈsiːnɪən/ /rəˈsiːnɪən/

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of the music of Rossini.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Literary Gazette. From the name of Gioachino Antonio Rossini, Italian operatic composer + -an; compare -ian.