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1) blank. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: blank·er, blank·est1a. Devoid of writing, images, or marks: a blank page; a blank screen. b. Containing no information; unrecorded or erased: a blank...

2) §4. Blank Verse. XI. The Prosody of the Eighteenth Century. Vol. 11. The Period of the French Revolution. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...The most formidable rival, however, of the heroic was blank verse. The practice of this inevitably arose from, and, in most instances, continued to be the imitation...

3) blank. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...Containing nothing: bare, clear, empty, vacant, vacuous, void. See FULL. 2. Lacking expression: deadpan, expressionless, inexpressive, pokerfaced. See SHOW. 3. Lacking...

4) point-blank. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...course. 2a. So close to a target that a weapon may be aimed directly at it: point-blank range. b. Close enough so that missing the target is unlikely or impossible:...

5) Notes on the Blank Verse of Christopher Marlowe. Eliot, T. S. 1920. The Sacred Wood
...observes of this poet that "the father of English tragedy and the creator of English blank verse was therefore also the teacher and the guide of Shakespeare." In...

6) endorsement in blank. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: pl. endorsements in blank See blank endorsement....

7) §5. Decline of Blank Verse; the Redundant Syllable and other Means of Varying the Measure. IX. The Prosody of the Seventeenth Century. Vol. 8. The Age of Dryden. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...used, can hardly be regarded as inconsistent with the retention of a sound standard of blank verse in at least the dramatic variety. It is otherwise with careless...

8) blank verse. The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition. 2002
...blank verse Verse written in iambic pentameter, without rhyme. Many of the speeches in the plays of William Shakespeare are written in blank verse; this example is...

9) §15. Creation of Blank Verse as a dramatic instrument. VII. Marlowe and Kyd. Vol. 5. The Drama to 1642, Part One. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...to his faculty as a playwright the Elizabethan drama was indebted for the further gift of blank verse. Though the development of the instrument in his hands is the...

10) 7580. Blank, Joost de. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...likely have been arrested under the Suppression of Communism act. ATTRIBUTION:Joost de Blank (1908-1968), South African cleric. Quoted in Observer (London, Oct. 27,...

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