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



    BrE BrE//vɑːɡˈnɪəriən//
    ; NAmE NAmE//vɑːɡˈnɪriən//
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  1. 1related to the music of the German composer Richard Wagner; typical of this music
  2. 2(humorous) very big or great, or in a style that is too serious or exaggerated a hangover of Wagnerian proportions
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Wagnerian