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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A pastoral or idyllic poem.

Usage examples (29)
  • Sandra's first poetry assignment was to find an example of a pastoral poem called an eclogue.
  • That's not to be confused with an eclogue, which is a poetic pastoral dialogue.
  • The two books are both made up of two volumes, with a prologue, an epilogue, and an "eclogue" in between each volume.
  • Among the couplets not translated for this eclogue is: — for more
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