Ibsenism

noun
Ib·​sen·​ism | \ ˈib-sə-ˌni-zəm How to pronounce Ibsenism (audio) , ˈip- \

Definition of Ibsenism

1 : dramatic invention or construction characteristic of Ibsen
2 : championship of Ibsen's plays and ideas

Other Words from Ibsenism

Ibsenite \ ˈib-​sə-​ˌnīt How to pronounce Ibsenism (audio) , ˈip-​ \ noun or adjective

First Known Use of Ibsenism

1890, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Ibsenism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ibsenism. Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.

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