HyperDic: verse_form

English > 1 sense of the expression verse form:
NOUNcommunicationverse form, poema composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines
English > verse form: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines.
PartscantoA major division of a long / long poem
line of poetry, line of verseA single line of words in a poem
poetic rhythm, rhythmic pattern, prosody(prosody) a system of versification
rhyme, rimecorrespondence in the sounds of two or more lines (especially final / final sounds)
stanzaA fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem
verse, verse lineA line of metrical text
NarrowerAlcaic, Alcaic verseverse in the meter used in Greek and Latin poetry consisting of strophes of 4 tetrametric lines
abecedariusA poem having lines beginning with letters of the alphabet in regular order
ballad, layA narrative poem of popular origin
balladeA poem consisting of 3 stanzas and an envoy
blank verseunrhymed verse (usually in iambic pentameter)
elegy, lamentA mournful poem
epic poem, heroic poem, epic, eposA long / long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
free verse, vers libreunrhymed verse without a consistent metrical pattern
haikuAn epigrammatic Japanese verse form of three short / short lines
lyric, lyric poemA short / short poem of songlike quality
rondeau, rondelA French verse form of 10 or 13 lines running on two rhymes
sonnetA verse form consisting of 14 lines with a fixed rhyme scheme
tankaA form of Japanese poetry
terza rimaA verse form with a rhyme scheme
verse, rhymeA piece of poetry
versicleA short / short verse said / said or sung by a priest or minister in public worship and followed by a response from the congregation
Broaderliterary composition, literary workimaginative or creative writing
Spanishoda, poema, poesía, verso
Catalanoda, poema, poesia, vers

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