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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 Tribrach is a foot of three syllables, all short; and it may be used in the third and fourth places.
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 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