Definition of Milton, John in US English:

Milton, John

proper noun

  • (1608–74), English poet. His three major works, Paradise Lost (1667; revised, 1674), Paradise Regained (1671), and Samson Agonistes (1671), which were completed after he had gone blind in 1652, show his mastery of blank verse.

Pronunciation

Milton, John

/ˈmiltn/