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Definition 1: the study of poetic meter and the art of versification - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for prosody in the sense of this definition

(prosody is a kind of ...) study of poetic works

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of spondees

"spondaic hexameter"

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of dactyls

"dactylic meter"

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of iambs

"iambic pentameter"

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) the rhythmic arrangement of syllables

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a system of versification

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of poetry having an extra syllable or syllables at the end of the last metrical foot

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of verse that lacks a syllable in the last metrical foot

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of verse that has six iambic feet

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) (prosody) a line of verse that has the full number of syllables

(prosody is the domain which ... is member of) of or consisting of trochees

"trochaic dactyl"

Definition 2: the patterns of stress and intonation in a language - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for prosody in the sense of this definition

(prosody is a kind of ...) your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally

"his manner of speaking was quite abrupt" "her speech was barren of southernisms" "I detected a slight accent in his speech"

(... is a kind of prosody ) rise and fall of the voice pitch

(... is a kind of prosody ) a break or pause (usually for sense) in the middle of a verse line

(... is a kind of prosody ) the continuation of a syntactic unit from one line of verse into the next line without a pause

(... is a kind of prosody ) the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)

"he put the stress on the wrong syllable"

(... is a kind of prosody ) the arrangement of spoken words alternating stressed and unstressed elements

"the rhythm of Frost's poetry"

Definition 3: (prosody) a system of versification - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for prosody in the sense of this definition

(prosody is a kind of ...) the form or metrical composition of a poem

(... is a kind of prosody ) (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse

(... is a kind of prosody ) a poetic rhythm that imitates the rhythm of speech

(... is part of prosody) a composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines

(prosody belongs to category ...) the study of poetic meter and the art of versification

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