poetic

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poetic metrical foot with middle syllable of three accented amphibrach
poetic metrical foot with two short followed by one long syllable anapest
poetic upbeat arsis
geographical area (in Roman times) north of the Antonine Wall; now a poetic name for Scotland Caledonia
poetic image, exaggerated conceit
elaborate poetic image or a far-fetched comparison of very dissimilar things conceit
poetic metrical foot of one accented and two unaccented syllables dactyl
poetic short closing stanza envoy
(prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm foot , metrical foot , metrical unit
poetic verse of variable, usu. unrhymed, lines free verse
poetic unit of two rhymed lines in iambic pentameter heroic couplet
(poetic) tranquil silence hush , still , stillness
poetic metrical foot with one short syllable followed by a long iamb , iambus
episode of such pastoral or romantic charm as to qualify as the subject of a poetic idyll idyll
unaccompanied partsong for 2 or 3 voices; follows a strict poetic form madrigal
(Sanskrit) literally a `sacred utterance' in Vedism; one of a collection of orally transmitted poetic hymns mantra
poetic measure meter , spondee
study of poetic meter and the art of versification metrics , prosody
poetic metrical foot with one short syllable mora
study of poetic works poetics
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