Tennyson definition by Webster's New World
Tennyson, Alfred 1st Baron Tennyson 1809-92; Eng. poet: poet laureate (1850-92): called Alfred, Lord Tennyson
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- Tennysonian adjective
Tennyson definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Alfred. First Baron Tennyson. Known as Alfred, Lord Tennyson. 1809-1892.
British poet whose works, including In Memoriam (1850) and “The Charge of the Light Brigade” (1854), reflect Victorian sentiments and aesthetics. He was appointed poet laureate in 1850.
- Tenˌny·soˈni·an adjective