anapaestic definition

  • adjective:
    • alternate spelling of anapestic.
    • (of a metric foot) characterized by two short syllables accompanied by a long one
    • alternate spelling of anapestic.
    • (of a metric foot) described as two brief syllables accompanied by an extended one
  • noun:
    • Alternative spelling of anapestic.
    • Alternative spelling of anapestic.

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