Origin of Alexandrine1
Definition for alexandrine (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for alexandrine
I'd love to hear that voice of yours revving on some alexandrine verse.
Margie cowered down to the floor, and hid her face in the folds of Alexandrine's dress.
Alexandrine grasped the arm of Margie, and leaned heavily upon her.
Ever since Racine the one aim of the dramatist had been to make the Alexandrine run as monotonously as possible.A Short History of French Literature|George Saintsbury