blank verse

noun

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


BLANK VERSE Defined for English Language Learners

blank verse

noun

Definition of blank verse for English Language Learners

  • : poetry that does not rhyme but that has a regular rhythm


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