meaning of anapaestic

anapaestic meaning in General Dictionary

(of a metric foot) characterized by two brief syllables followed closely by an extended one

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  • Identical To Anapest, Anapestic.

anapaestic meaning in General Dictionary

identical to Anapest, Anapestic.


Sentence Examples with the word anapaestic

The metres employed by Epicharmus were iambic trimeter, and especially trochaic and anapaestic tetrameter.

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