Definitions for falstaffianfɔlˈstæf i ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Fal•staffˈfɔl stæf, -stɑf(n.)

  1. Sir John, the fat jovial somewhat unscrupulous knight in Shakespeare's Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2, and

    The Merry Wives of Windsor.

    Category: Literature

Fal•staff•i•anfɔlˈstæf i ən(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Falstaffian(adj)

    of or resembling Falstaff


  1. Falstaffian(Adjective)

    corpulent and jolly

  2. Falstaffian(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the traits of the comic character Falstaff

  3. Origin: From Falstaff, a comic character in the Shakespearean plays Henry IV (parts 1 and 2) and The Merry Wives of Windsor


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