What does antistrophic mean?

antistrophic meaning in General Dictionary

Of or related to an antistrophe

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  • of or associated with an antistrophe
  • Of or with respect to an antistrophe.

antistrophic meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Of or regarding an antistrophe.


Sentence Examples with the word antistrophic

He flourished about 625 B.C. Several of the ancients ascribe to him the invention of the dithyramb and of dithyrambic poetry; it is probable, however, that his real service was confined to the organization of that verse, and the conversion of it from a mere drunken song, used in the Dionysiac revels, to a measured antistrophic hymn, sung by a trained body of performers.

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