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Ibsenism

[ib-suh-niz-uh m] /ˈɪb səˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
a manner or style of dramatic structure or content characteristic of Ibsen.
2.
attachment to or advocacy of Ibsen's dramatic style and social ideas.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; Ibsen + -ism
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