sonnet sequence
noun Date: 1881 a series of sonnets often having a unifying theme

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  • Sonnet sequence — A sonnet sequence is a group of sonnets thematically unified to create a long work, although generally, unlike the stanza, each sonnet so connected can also be read as a meaningful separate unit.The sonnet sequence was a very popular genre during …   Wikipedia

  • sonnet sequence — noun : a series of sonnets often having a unifying theme * * * a group of sonnets composed by one poet and having a unifying theme or subject. [1880 85] * * * sonnet sequence noun A connected series of sonnets composed by one poet • • • Main… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sonnet sequence — a group of sonnets composed by one poet and having a unifying theme or subject. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • sonnet sequence — son′net se quence n. pro a group of sonnets with a unifying theme composed by one poet • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • Sonnet 18 — sonnet|18 Shall I compare thee to a summer s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer s lease hath all too short a date; Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines, And often is his… …   Wikipedia

  • Sonnet de Pétrarque — Sonnet Un sonnet (de l italien sonnetto ou sonetto aujourd hui[1]) est une forme de poème comportant quatorze vers dont la répartition typographique peut varier deux quatrains et deux tercets ou un seul sizain final par exemple et dont le schéma… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sonnet 62 — Sonnet|62 Sin of self love possesseth all mine eye, And all my soul, and all my every part; And for this sin there is no remedy, It is so grounded inward in my heart. Methinks no face so gracious is as mine, No shape so true, no truth of such… …   Wikipedia

  • Sonnet 35 — Sonnet|35 No more be grieved at that which thou hast done: Roses have thorns, and silver fountains mud: Clouds and eclipses stain both moon and sun, And loathsome canker lives in sweetest bud. All men make faults, and even I in this, Authorizing… …   Wikipedia

  • sequence — [sē′kwəns, sē′kwens΄] n. [MFr < LL, a following < L sequens: see SEQUENT] 1. a) the following of one thing after another in chronological, causal, or logical order; succession or continuity b) the order in which this occurs 2. a continuous… …   English World dictionary

  • Sonnet — The sonnet is one of the poetic forms that can be found in lyric poetry from Europe. The term sonnet derives from the Occitan word sonet and the Italian word sonetto , both meaning little song. By the thirteenth century, it had come to signify a… …   Wikipedia

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