Definitions

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  • adjective Of or pertaining to Acmeism, a transient poetic school in Russia in the early 1900s.
  • noun An Acmeist poet, a member of the Acmeist school.

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Examples

  • Anna Akhmatova had been in her youth one of the 'Acmeist' poets, along with her husband Gumilev and Mandelstam.

    Poems with a Heroine

  • Acmeist movement in Russia with her husband, the poet Gumilev, and Osip

    45 entries from March 2008

  • Acmeist movement in Russia with her husband, the poet Gumilev, and Osip

    Anna Akhmatova

  • Respect for the Word was a Acmeist principle and Akhmatova is seen as a true keeper of the Word:

    Anna Akhmatova

  • Acmeist movement in Russia with her husband, the poet Gumilev, and Osip

    Anna Akhmatova

  • Zenkevich, onetime poet and former Acmeist colleague of Mandelstam; now a servant of the regime.

    IN THE JAWS OF KRONOS * Act I , scene 3

  • I held while Valerii Yakovlevich Briusov, Russian Neo-Acmeist and the only poet with four i's in his name, read from his justifiably-obscureoeuvre.

    A Session With My Poetry Coach

  • Respect for the Word was a Acmeist principle and Akhmatova is seen as a true keeper of the Word:

    45 entries from March 2008

  • Zenkevich (A poet, formerly with Mandelstam, an Acmeist, now a loyal servant of the regime)

    IN THE JAWS OF KRONOS

  • Respect for the Word was a Acmeist principle and Akhmatova is seen as a true keeper of the Word:

    Anna Akhmatova

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