- Holmesian adjective
- Example sentences
- He said his school does not teach ‘the Holmesian technique’, referring to the British fictional detective immortalized in the 19th century short stories of Arthur Conan Doyle.
- The Doctor's costume of deerstalker and cloak is suitably Holmesian, except that Holmes never wore a deerstalker - that was the invention of one of the original artists…
- I would never have guessed you had such Holmesian powers of observation.
Definition of Holmes, Sherlock in:
- US English dictionary
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