Churchillian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Churchill +‎ -ian

Adjective[edit]

Churchillian (comparative more Churchillian, superlative most Churchillian)

  1. Of or pertaining to Winston Churchill (1874-1965), English statesman and author, or to his policies or writings.
    • 2013, Simon Jenkins, Gibraltar and the Falklands deny the logic of history (in The Guardian, 14 August 2013)[1]
      They are Churchillian theme parks of red pillar boxes, fish and chips and warm beer. But they want the smooth without the rough. When the neighbours cut up nasty, they demand that those whose taxes protect them should send soldiers, diplomats and lawyers to their aid.

Noun[edit]

Churchillian (plural Churchillians)

  1. An alumnus of Churchill College, Cambridge