Definition of Tercet. Meaning of Tercet. Synonyms of Tercet

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Definition of Tercet

Tercet
Tercet Ter"cet, n. [F., fr. It. terzetto, dim. of terzo, third, L. tertius. See Tierce, and cf. Terzetto.] 1. (Mus.) A triplet. --Hiles. 2. (Poetry) A triplet; a group of three lines.

Meaning of Tercet from wikipedia

- A tercet is composed of three lines of poetry, forming a stanza or a complete poem. English-language haiku is an example of an unrhymed tercet poem. A...
- consisting of five tercets followed by a quatrain. There are two refrains and two repeating rhymes, with the first and third line of the first tercet repeated alternately...
- the 400th anniversary of the trials of the Pendle witches. Ten cast iron tercet waymarkers, designed by Stephen Raw, each inscribed with a verse of a poem...
- ZYZ A tristich or tercet is any three-line stanza or poem; common rhyme schemes for these are AAA (triplet) and ABA (enclosed tercet). The only other possibilities...
- consists of tercets (three line stanzas) with an interlocking three-line rhyme scheme: The last word of the second line in one tercet provides the rhyme...
- origin. The form consisted of a pair of quatrains followed by a pair of tercets with the symmetrical rhyme scheme ABABABAB CDCDCD, where the sense is carried...
- the lines composing tercets according to the rhyme scheme aba, bcb, cdc, ded, .... The total number of syllables in each tercet is thus 33, the same...
- collection of two lines is a couplet (or distich), three lines a triplet (or tercet), four lines a quatrain, and so on. These lines may or may not relate to...
- The Triplets of Belleville, a 2003 French animated film by Sylvain Chomet Tercet in poetry Tristich in poetry Triad (disambiguation), another general term...
- Quatrain Quintain Rhyme royal Sapphic stanza Sestain Sestet Sonnet Tail rhyme Tercet Triolet Terza rima Verse paragraph Villanelle Rhymes Alliteration ****onance...