How to use iambus in a sentence
The metre is dochmiac, each dochmius consisting of an iambus followed by a cretic, .The Modes of Ancient Greek Music | David Binning Monro
An iambus is a two-syllable foot accented on the last syllable.English: Composition and Literature | W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
This may occur when the accent is upon the last syllable of the foot; that is, when the foot is an iambus or an anapest.English: Composition and Literature | W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
Antispast, an′ti-spast, n. in metre, a foot composed of an iambus and a trochee.
The foot consisting of an unaccented followed by an accented syllable is called an iambus.Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism | F. V. N. Painter