As in Oscar Wilde's novel, "The Picture of Dorian Gray". In reference to a tragic, troubled and enigmatic person.

Read the novel to find out more.
He is my Dorian Gray - always chasing the dragon.
by Cecilia Q. June 20, 2004
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Story by Oscar Wilde about a beautiful young man whose face doesn't change for years because all his sins are registered on his portrait kept hidden away, until he tries to destroy it and turns into the horror in the painting.
He's a Narcissist like Dorian Gray.
by Cecilia Q. June 20, 2004
The protagonist in Oscar Wilde's novel "The Picture of Dorian Gray". Dorian Gray is a very vain man, and his name is synonymous to vanity itself.
Guy 1: You're the first guy I saw putting loose powder on your face
Guy 2: Who wants an oily face man?
Guy 1: You're so Dorian Gray!
by Its.L.Lawliet December 08, 2010
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