verse line

Definitions of verse line
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n a line of metrical text

Synonyms:
verse
Types:
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iambic
a verse line consisting of iambs
Adonic, Adonic line
a verse line with a dactyl followed by a spondee or trochee; supposedly used in laments by Adonis
tetrameter
a verse line having four metrical feet
pentameter
a verse line having five metrical feet
hexameter
a verse line having six metrical feet
octameter
a verse line having eight metrical feet
octosyllable
a verse line having eight syllables or a poem of octosyllabic lines
decasyllable
a verse line having ten syllables
Type of:
line
text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen

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