Victorian age


Victorian age
noun
a period in British history during the reign of Queen Victoria in the 19th century; her character and moral standards restored the prestige of the British monarchy but gave the era a prudish reputation
Instance Hypernyms: ↑historic period, ↑age

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Victorian age,
the period during the reign of Queen Victoria of England, from 1837 to 1901, marked by scientific and literary achievements.

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