clerihew definition

  • noun:
    • A humorous verse, usually composed of two unmatched rhyming couplets, about an individual whose title generally speaking functions as one of several rhymes.
    • A rhyme of four outlines, often regarding an individual pointed out in the 1st range.
    • a witty satiric verse containing two rhymed couplets and discussing a famous individual.
    • a witty satiric verse containing two rhymed couplets and discussing a famous individual

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