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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Speech or writing that is not poetry.

Usage examples (36)
  • Poetry must be as well written as prose.
  • I think that to capture another time in prose is a gift beyond worth.
  • Yasmin's (Anika Noni Rose) crime report to the police officer, in prose, is almost placid yet intense.
  • I've heard often that Morrison can be difficult to read, as her prose is a little "stylistic" - did you feel that way? for more
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