iambus

[ahy-am-buh s]

noun, plural i·am·bi [ahy-am-bahy] /aɪˈæm baɪ/, i·am·bus·es.


RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. ialysus,
  2. iamaw,
  3. iamb,
  4. iambic,
  5. iambic pentameter,
  6. ian,
  7. iap,
  8. iapetus,
  9. iapigia,
  10. iarovize

Origin of iambus

1580–90; < Latin < Greek íambos

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for iambus