blank verse definition

  • noun:
    • Unrhymed verse having a typical meter, typically of iambic pentameter.
    • A poetic type with regular meter, especially iambic pentameter, but no fixed rhyme system.
    • poetry where outlines don't end in rhymes.
    • unrhymed verse (usually in iambic pentameter)
  • adjective:
    • See under Verse.

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