Words nearby tetrameter
Example sentences from the Web for tetrameter
In its highest order, the lyric or 'ode,' it is a tetrameter, the line having the time of eight iambics.English Verse|Raymond MacDonald Alden, Ph.D.
It is called a tetrameter, and consists of fifteen syllables (mostly —∪, called trochees).The Faust-Legend and Goethe's 'Faust'|H. B. Cotterill
A tetrameter brachycatalectic in both sections may also be broken up either by leonine or by inserted rhyme.A History of English Versification|Jakob Schipper
A stanza made up of tetrameter alternating with trimeter is very common.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
In its highest order, the lyric or “ode,” it is a tetrameter, the line having the time of eight iambics.The Unknown Eros|Coventry Patmore