rising rhythm


noun Prosody.

a rhythmic pattern created by a succession of metrical feet each of which is composed of one accented syllable preceded by one or more unaccented ones.

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Also called ascending rhythm .

Origin of rising rhythm

First recorded in 1890–95
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