Nabokovian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Nabokov +‎ -ian

Adjective[edit]

Nabokovian (comparative more Nabokovian, superlative most Nabokovian)

  1. Of or pertaining to Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977) or his writings, characterised by a lush descriptive style and intricate wordplay.

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