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metrify

[ me-truh-fahy ]
/ 藞m蓻 tr蓹藢fa瑟 /
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verb (used with object), met路ri路fied, met路ri路fy路ing.
to put into meter; compose in verse.
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Origin of metrify

1515鈥25; <French m茅trifier<Medieval Latin metrific膩re, equivalent to metri- (combining form of metrummeter2) + -fic膩re-fy

OTHER WORDS FROM metrify

met路ri路fi路er, nounun路met路ri路fied, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for metrify

metrify
/ (藞m蓻tr瑟藢fa瑟) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr) prosody to render into poetic metre

Derived forms of metrify

metrifier, noun
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