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Origin of tribrach
OTHER WORDS FROM tribrachtri·brach·ic, adjectivetri·brach·i·al, adjective
Words nearby tribrach
Example sentences from the Web for tribrach
The weak feet are those which have the most short syllables or end in a short syllable; as the Pyrrhic, the Trochee, the Tribrach.
The Tribrach has all its syllables unaccented: as, "Matrmny, exquisite nss."The Comic English Grammar|Percival Leigh
The Tribrach is a foot of three syllables, all short; and it may be used in the third and fourth places.
The Tribrach has all its syllables unaccented: as, Matrmny, exqustenss.The Comic English Grammar|Unknown
In place of the Iambus, a Tribrach ( ) may stand in any foot but the last.New Latin Grammar|Charles E. Bennett