imagism

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noun, often capitalized im·ag·ism \ˈi-mi-ˌji-zəm\

Definition of imagism

  1. :  a 20th century movement in poetry advocating free verse and the expression of ideas and emotions through clear precise images

imagist

play \-mi-jist\ noun or adjective often capitalized

imagistic

play \ˌi-mi-ˈjis-tik\ adjective

imagistically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1912

First Known Use of imagism

1912


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