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

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  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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