noun. a movement by American and English poets early in the 20th century in reaction to Victorian sentimentality; used common speech in free verse with clear concrete imagery.
- artistic movement
- -ism (English)
- image (English)
Example sentences of the word imagism
1. Noun, singular or mass
Knowing the rules of rhyme, rhythm, meter, fixed forms, free verse and imagism will make you feel in control of the poem.