Definition of Milton, John in English:

Milton, John

proper noun

  • (1608–74), English poet. His three major works, completed after he had gone blind (1652), show his mastery of blank verse: they are the epic poems Paradise Lost (1667, revised 1674) and Paradise Regained (1671), and the verse drama Samson Agonistes (1671).

Pronunciation

Milton, John

/ˈmɪlt(ə)n/