Orwellian meaning

ôr-wĕl'ē-ən
Of or like the society portrayed by Orwell in his novel Nineteen Eighty-four, characterized by totalitarian government, irrational political concepts, the politicization of everyday language, etc.
adjective
3
0
The definition of Orwellian is something that resembles the world that George Orwell described in his book 1984.

An example of Orwellian is reality television stars having cameras throughout their homes.

adjective
2
1
Of, relating to, or evocative of the works of George Orwell, especially the satirical novel 1984, which depicts a futuristic totalitarian state.
adjective
0
1
Advertisement