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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A group of lines forming one of the sections of a poem or song.

Usage examples (36)
  • A character is like an acrostic or Alexandrian stanza - read it forward, backward, or across, it still spells the same thing.
  • The grief that Byron will express in stanza 9 over
  • Not sure if it was caught already but a third stanza is now up.
  • THIS stanza is founded upon some such line as this in MOORE: -- for more
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