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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or in the style of a certain Russian writer.

Usage examples (20)
  • “Your capacity for pity is on the Dostoevskian scale.”
  • Windolf: It surprises me that you began as a Dostoevskian.
  • Before working on Tolstoy, Pevear was more of a Dostoevskian.
  • Behind their smooth, bland faces I saw the seething hatreds of Dostoevskian anarchists. for more
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