- [mɪl'tɒnɪk](also Miltonian)adjective relating to the English poet John Milton (1608–74).noun an admirer or follower of Milton.
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Miltonic — Mil*ton ic, prop. a. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, Milton, or his writings; as, Miltonic prose. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Miltonic — [mil′tō′nē ənmil tän′ik] adj. 1. of or relating to John Milton or his writings 2. like Milton s style, esp. in being solemn, elevated, majestic, etc.: Also Miltonian [mil′tō′nē ən] … English World dictionary
miltonic — ̷ ̷ˈtänik adjective Usage: usually capitalized 1. : characteristic of or relating to John Milton or his work a reading of those critics who have … ventured a comment on the Miltonic simile reveals a complete and far reaching difference of… … Useful english dictionary
Miltonic — adjective see Milton I … New Collegiate Dictionary
Miltonic — /mil ton ik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the poet Milton or his writings. 2. resembling Milton s majestic style. Also, Miltonian /mil toh nee euhn/. [1700 10; MILTON + IC] * * * … Universalium
Miltonic — adjective a) Of or relating to the literary works of b) Of a style comparable to that of Miltons writing … Wiktionary
Miltonic — adj. of or pertaining to John Milton; similar to the writing style of John Milton … English contemporary dictionary
miltonic — mil·ton·ic … English syllables
Miltonic — /mɪlˈtɒnɪk/ (say mil tonik) adjective of or relating to the English poet Milton, or resembling his majestic style. Also, Miltonian /mɪlˈtoʊniən/ (say mil tohneeuhn) … Australian English dictionary
Miltonic sonnet — see under ↑sonnet • • • Main Entry: ↑Miltonic Miltonic sonnet A sonnet with the rhyme scheme abbaabba cdecde • • • Main Entry: ↑sonnet … Useful english dictionary