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Keats, John

Line breaks: John Keats
Pronunciation: /kiːts
 
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Definition of Keats, John in English:

( 1795–1821), English poet. A principal figure of the romantic movement, he wrote all of his most famous poems, including ‘La Belle Dame sans Merci’, ‘Ode to a Nightingale’, and ‘Ode on a Grecian Urn’, in 1818 (published in 1820).

Derivatives

Keatsian

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adjective
Example sentences
  • We've lost that Keatsian idea of an apprenticeship.
  • Tarn's odes mix the Keatsian and Coleridgian impulses.
  • This extension of Keatsian sympathy has a biblical antecedent.

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