dinosaurian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dinosaur +‎ -ian or Dinosauria.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌdʌɪnə(ʊ)ˈsɔːɹɪən/

Adjective[edit]

dinosaurian ‎(comparative more dinosaurian, superlative most dinosaurian)

  1. Pertaining to dinosaurs.
    • 2009, Adam Roberts, Yellow Blue Tibia:
      From time to time another vehicle would pass us in the other direction, or a tractor would appear in front of us, scattering scales of mud from its dinosaurian rear wheels as it grumbled along the road at fifteen miles an hour.

Noun[edit]

dinosaurian ‎(plural dinosaurians)

  1. A dinosaur.