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Words nearby villanelle
Example sentences from the Web for villanelle
The great villanelle of serial failure, the inevitability of which is perfectly underscored by the form.
The Villanelle is written in five three-lined stanzas, concluding with one of four lines.
The Villanelle has been called "the most ravishing jewel worn by the Muse Erato."
And so it proved; he heard a sweet voice singing an old villanelle with a slow and melancholy refrain.The Bath Keepers, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume VII)|Charles Paul de Kock
This he followed by English versions of the rondel, rondeau and villanelle.
Here, as in the villanelle, a change of signification in the repeated lines is thought to add to the charm of the form.English Verse|Raymond MacDonald Alden, Ph.D.