HyperDic: cadence

English > 3 senses of the word cadence:
NOUNcommunicationcadence, meter, metre, measure, beat(prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
communicationcadencethe close of a musical section
attributecadence, cadencya recurrent rhythmical series
cadence > pronunciation
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > cadence: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaning(prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse.
Synonymsmeter, metre, measure, beat
Categoryprosody, metricsThe study of poetic meter and the art of versification
NarrowercatalexisThe absence of a syllable in the last foot of a line or verse
common measure, common meterThe usual / usual (iambic) meter of a ballad
metrical foot, foot, metrical unit(prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
scansionAnalysis of verse into metrical patterns
Broaderpoetic rhythm, rhythmic pattern, prosody(prosody) a system of versification
Spanishcadencia, medida, metro, ritmo
English > cadence: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe close of a musical section.
Narrowerplagal cadence, amen cadenceA cadence (frequently ending church music) in which the chord of the subdominant precedes the chord of the tonic
Broaderpassage, musical passageA short section of a musical composition
English > cadence: 3 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningA recurrent rhythmical series.
BroaderrhythmicityThe rhythmic property imparted by the accents and relative durations of notes in a piece of music
Spanishbrisura, cadencia
Catalanbrisura, cadència
Adjectivescadentmarked by a rhythmical cadence

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