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Byronic

[bahy-ron-ik] /baɪˈrɒn ɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Lord Byron.
2.
possessing the characteristics of Byron or his poetry, especially romanticism, melancholy, and melodramatic energy.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; Byron + -ic
Related forms
Byronically, adverb
Byronism
[bahy-ruh-niz-uh m] /ˈbaɪ rəˌnɪz əm/ (Show IPA),
noun
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Word Origin and History for byronism
Byronic
1823, pertaining to or resembling British poet George Gordon, 6th Baron Byron (1788-1824).
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