And writers seem to get it a lot, the relationship between words and page and phrase and paragraph, or stanza.
Finally, just before the tenth stanza, a crestfallen Alvarado whispered that he was done.
E-book use on the iPhone exploded, with over a million downloads of the stanza application alone.
Mary wept and Martha moaned, Mary's gone to a world unknown—second verse or stanza.
The eagle was probably the armorial badge of the hero of this stanza.
At the first stanza, cheeks grew pale; at the second, tears flowed; and at last, the delirium of enthusiasm burst forth.
“Nodi,” may also have reference to “nod” in the third line of the stanza.
As the Shepherds begin on the second stanza of the hymn, the curtains rise disclosing the same scene as before.
In this stanza Rhuvawn is celebrated as pious, valiant, and hospitable.
We can thus understand the stanza in the footnote, on p. 424.
"group of rhymed verse lines," 1580s, from Italian stanza "verse of a poem," originally "standing, stopping place," from Vulgar Latin *stantia "a stanza of verse," so called from the stop at the end of it, from Latin stans (genitive stantis), present participle of stare "to stand" (see stet).
A period, an inning, a round, a chukker, or some other division of a game or contest; canto: The Jets pulled an el foldo in the third stanza (1933+ Sports)