Meaning of Rabelaisian

Rab•e•lai•si•an

Pronunciation: (rab"u-lā'zē-un, -zhun), [key]
— adj.
  1. of, pertaining to, or suggesting François Rabelais, whose work is characterized by broad, coarse humor and keen satire.
—n.
  1. a person who admires or studies the works of Rabelais.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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