triple rhythm


noun Prosody.

a rhythmic pattern created by a succession of trisyllabic feet.

Nearby words

  1. triple jump,
  2. triple play,
  3. triple point,
  4. triple response,
  5. triple rhyme,
  6. triple sec,
  7. triple superphosphate,
  8. triple threat,
  9. triple time,
  10. triple vision

Origin of triple rhythm

First recorded in 1720–30

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