Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: Poo¦ter|ish
Pronunciación: /ˈpuːtərɪʃ

Definición de Pooterish en inglés:


Self-important and mundane or narrow-minded: a Pooterish, inhibited man
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • She writes about their ‘relationship’ with a Pooterish self-regard that verges on the comic.’
  • In writing those awful Pooterish books about Iris, John Bayley has quite appropriated her life to his own ends - an irony of which director Richard Eyre seems utterly unaware.
  • It's a minor classic of Pooterish indignation.


1960s: from the name of Charles Pooter, the central character of Diary of a Nobody (1892) by George and Weedon Grossmith.

Words that rhyme with Pooterish


Definición de Pooterish en:

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día terpsichorean
Pronunciación: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
relating to dancing