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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The rhythmic arrangement of syllables.

Usage examples (31)
  • To all of them the term metrical prayer rather than hymn should be applied.
  • That Alroy is written in metrical prose punctuated by what Disraeli called
  • ML says: how is this not poetry? is it not “literature in metrical form”?
  • It is not to be supposed, what we now call metrical romances were always read. for more
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