Lincolnesque

Lincolnesque

[ling-kuh-nesk]
adjective
like or characteristic of abraham lincoln: a Lincolnesque compassion.

Origin:
1920–25; Lincoln + -esque

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To lincolnesque
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature