Associations to the word «Jacksonian»

Wiktionary

JACKSONIAN, noun. An adherent of Andrew Jackson’s politics and policies, or one who admires Jackson as a historical figure.
JACKSONIAN, adjective. Of or pertaining to someone whose last name was Jackson.
JACKSONIAN, adjective. Of or pertaining to Jacksonian seizures, characteristic of certain forms of epilepsy (after John Hughlings Jackson).
JACKSONIAN, adjective. Alternative letter-case form of Jacksonian
JACKSONIAN SEIZURE, noun. (medicine) Seizures characteristic of certain forms of epilepsy.
JACKSONIAN SEIZURES, noun. Plural of Jacksonian seizure

Dictionary definition

JACKSONIAN, noun. A follower of Andrew Jackson or his ideas.
JACKSONIAN, adjective. Of or pertaining to Andrew Jackson or his presidency or his concepts of popular democracy.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats