Definition of Anapaestic. Meaning of Anapaestic. Synonyms of Anapaestic

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Definition of Anapaestic

Anapaestic
Anapaest An`a*p[ae]st, Anapaestic An`a*p[ae]s"tic Same as Anapest, Anapestic.

Meaning of Anapaestic from wikipedia

- Alexander Selkirk" (1782), composed in anapaestic trimeter: I must finish my journey alone Tetrameter An example of anapaestic tetrameter is the "A Visit from...
- spondees (– –) for anapaests (u u –), and the frequent use of brevis breviāns and synizesis are typical of anapaestic metres. Anapaestic lines are usually...
- fourth lines are usually anapaestic, or one iamb followed by one anapaest. The first, second and fifth are usually either anapaests or amphibrachs. The first...
- individual amphibrachic foot often appears as a variant within, for instance, anapaestic meter. It is the main foot used in the construction of the limerick, as...
- stressed syllable followed by two unstressed syllables—the opposite is the anapaest (two unstressed followed by a stressed syllable). An example of dactylic...
- fearsome cat - Scarface Claw Like most of Dodd's books, it is written in anapaestic verse, though it breaks into a more urgent trochaic form when the dogs...
- syllable followed by two unstressed syllables (e.g. an-no-tate, sim-i-lar) anapaest—two unstressed syllables followed by one stressed syllable (e.g. com-pre-hend)...
- metrical feet per line. Examples: When here // the spring // we see, Fresh green // upon // the tree. Anapaest Dactyl Tristich Triadic-line poetry v t e...
- of romantic story." The Highwayman uses hexameter that mixes iambs and anapaests. Noyes frequently uses alliteration, such as the phrase "ghostly galleon"...
- spondee Trisyllables ˘ ˘ ˘ tribrach ¯ ˘ ˘ dactyl ˘ ¯ ˘ amphibrach ˘ ˘ ¯ anapaest, antidactylus ˘ ¯ ¯ bacchius ¯ ¯ ˘ antibacchius ¯ ˘ ¯ cretic, amphimacer...
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