Kiplingism

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kipling +‎ -ism

Noun[edit]

Kiplingism (countable and uncountable, plural Kiplingisms)

  1. An attitude or turn of phrase characteristic of Rudyard Kipling.
    • 2007, Laura E. Ruberto, Kristi M. Wilson, Italian neorealism and global cinema
      This character has his own way of viewing all that is wrong, challenging nostalgic rhetoric and the most anachronistic Kiplingism.