Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


The Victorians are imminently dissatisfied and would seem to have a right to be so.

The great Victorians write no longer, but are succeeded by eccentrics.

That is to say, he has transcended at once the despair of the Victorians and their materialism.

When he goes it will be the passing of the last of the great Victorians.

In the engagement two of the Victorians were killed and five wounded.

The Victorians naturally deny that the cost of coal has much to do with the question.

"I'm glad, I'm glad," the architect growled as fiercely as one of the great Victorians.

We were still in those days under the shadow of the great Victorians.

Du Maurier belonged to the Victorians, who were never vulgar.

Finally she thought of the early Victorians, and Spenser and Chaucer.