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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Movement or flow in which the motions, sounds, etc. follow a regular pattern, with accents or beats coming at certain fixed times. Also: The form or pattern of this, as in music, speech, or poetry.

Usage examples (36)
  • The rhythm of Frost's poetry
  • The piece has a fast rhythm
  • I tried to catch it in rhythm and knocked it down.
  • African – because rhythm is the motion of the ocean for more
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