verism

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin verus (true) +‎ -ism.

Noun[edit]

verism (countable and uncountable, plural verisms)

  1. (art, literature) Presenting common, everyday subjects, specifically eschewing the heroic or legendary.
  2. (art) A movement in the late 19th century, related to realism.

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