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Definition of Elizabethan adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Elizabethan

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ɪˌlɪzəˈbiːθn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˌlɪzəˈbiːθn//
 
 
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connected with the time when Queen Elizabeth I was queen of England (1558–1603) Elizabethan drama/music The Elizabethan age was a time of exploration and discovery. Culture The features of Elizabethan architecture included large windows, wooden panels on the walls, and decorative effects in plaster. Houses in the Elizabethan style are often in the shape of an E or an H. Longleat House is a good example.

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