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blank verse

noun

Simple Definition of blank verse

  • : poetry that is not rhymed but that has a regular rhythm

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blank verse

  1. :  unrhymed verse; specifically :  unrhymed iambic pentameter verse

Examples of blank verse in a sentence

  1. the blank verse of Shakespeare and Milton



1588

First Known Use of blank verse

1588


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