Definition of Trochaical. Meaning of Trochaical. Synonyms of Trochaical

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Definition of Trochaical

Trochaical
Trochaic Tro*cha"ic, Trochaical Tro*cha"ic*al, a. [L. trocha["i]cus, Gr. ? or ?. See Trochee.] (Pros.) Of or pertaining to trochees; consisting of trochees; as, trochaic measure or verse.

Meaning of Trochaical from wikipedia

- is the reverse of an iamb. The adjective form is trochaic. The English word trochee is itself trochaic since it is composed of the stressed syllable /ˈtroʊ/...
- Trochaic tetrameter is a meter in poetry. It refers to a line of four trochaic feet. The word "tetrameter" simply means that the poem has four trochees...
- Trochaic octameter is a poetic meter that has eight trochaic metrical feet per line. Each foot has one stressed syllable followed by an unstressed syllable...
- of "da DUM", a trochaic substitution would introduce a foot of "DUM da". In a line of verse that normally employs iambic meter, trochaic substitution describes...
- the trochaic septenarius is one of two major forms of poetic metre based on the trochee as its dominant rhythmic unit, the other being trochaic octonarius...
- "Because I could not stop for Death" (Emily ****inson, eponymous lyric) Trochaic tetrameter: "Peter, Peter, pumpkin-eater" (English nursery rhyme) Dactylic...
- is in trochaic tetrameter (a trochaic dimeter in ancient terms, as a Gr**** trochaic metron is a doubled 'trochee'), and the second in trochaic tetrameter...
- former performer's performed this performance! Geisel also wrote verse in trochaic tetrameter, an arrangement of a strong syllable followed by a weak syllable...
- Bengali, stress is predominantly initial. Bengali words are virtually all trochaic; the primary stress falls on the initial syllable of the word, while secondary...
- of 18 stanzas of six lines each. Generally, the meter is trochaic octameter – eight trochaic feet per line, each foot having one stressed syllable followed...
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