Definitions for verismˈvɪər ɪz əm, ˈvɛr-

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  1. verism(Noun)

    Presenting common, everyday subjects, specifically eschewing the heroic or legendary.

  2. verism(Noun)

    A movement in the late 19th century, related to realism


  1. Verism

    Verism is the artistic preference of contemporary everyday subject matter instead of the heroic or legendary in art and literature; a form of realism. The word comes from Latin verus.


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