a sonnet form used by Shakespeare and having the rhyme scheme abab, cdcd, efef, gg.
another term for Shakespearean sonnet
a sonnet form developed in 16th-century England and employed by Shakespeare, having the rhyme scheme a b a b c d c d e f e f g g Also called Elizabethan sonnet, English sonnet
- Elizabeth blackwell
[blak-wuh l, -wel] /ˈblæk wəl, -ˌwɛl/ noun 1. Antoinette Louisa (Brown) 1825–1921, U.S. clergywoman, abolitionist, and women’s-rights activist. 2. Elizabeth, 1821–1910, U.S. physician, born in England: first woman physician in the U.S. 3. Henry Brown, 1825?–1909, U.S. editor, abolitionist, and suffragist, born in England (husband of Lucy Stone). Blackwell Black·well (blāk’wěl’, -wəl), Elizabeth. 1821-1910. British-born […]
noun 1. a city in NE North Carolina.
- Elizabeth I
noun 1. (Elizabeth Tudor) 1533–1603, queen of England 1558–1603 (successor of Mary I; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn).
- Elizabeth II
noun 1. (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor) born 1926, queen of Great Britain since 1952 (daughter of George VI). noun 1. born 1926, queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from 1952; daughter of George VI The present queen of Britain. Her husband is Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and the eldest of her four children […]