HyperDic: rhythmic

English > 1 sense of the word rhythmic:
ADJECTIVEallrhythmic, rhythmicalrecurring with measured regularity
rhythmic > pronunciation
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English > rhythmic: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningrecurring with measured regularity.
  • "the rhythmic chiming of church bells"- John Galsworthy
  • "rhythmical prose"
NarrowerAdonicHaving a rhythm consisting of a dactyl followed by a spondee or a trochee
SapphicA meter used by Sappho and named after her
cadenced, cadentmarked by a rhythmical cadence
chantlike, intoned, singsongUttered in a monotonous cadence or rhythm as in chanting
danceableSuitable for dancing
jazzyresembling jazz / jazz (especially in its rhythm)
lilting, swinging, swingy, trippingCharacterized by a buoyant rhythm
measured, metrical, metricThe rhythmic arrangement of syllables
syncopatedstressing a normally weak beat
throbbingpounding or beating strongly or violently
See alsoregularIn accordance with fixed order or procedure or principle
Oppositeunrhythmical, unrhythmicnot rhythmic
Nounsrhythmrecurring at regular intervals
rhythman interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
rhythmicitythe rhythmic property imparted by the accents and relative durations of notes in a piece of music

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