heroic poem


a poem written in an epic style using lines of iambic pentameter.

Nearby words

  1. herodotus,
  2. heroic,
  3. heroic age,
  4. heroic couplet,
  5. heroic drama,
  6. heroic quatrain,
  7. heroic stanza,
  8. heroic verse,
  9. heroicize,
  10. heroicomic

Origin of heroic poem

First recorded in 1685–95

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