anapest

a metrical foot or unit formed of three syllables, two unstressed beats followed by a stressed beat (-- ').
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anapest

[n] - a metrical unit with unstressed-unstressed-stressed syllables
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Anapest

• (n.) A metrical foot consisting of three syllables, the first two short, or unaccented, the last long, or accented (/ / -); the reverse of the dactyl. In Latin d/-/-tas, and in English in-ter-vene#, are examples of anapests. • (n.) A verse composed of such feet.
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anapest

anapaest noun a metrical unit with unstressed-unstressed-stressed syllables
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Anapest

An'a·pest noun [ Latin anapaestus , Greek ... an anapest, i.e. , a dactyl reserved, or, as it were, struck back ; from ...; ... back + ... to strike.] 1. (Pros.) A metrical foot consisting of three syllables, the first two short, or unaccented, the last long, or acce...
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Anapest

A foot consisting of three syllables where the first two are short or unstressed and the final one is long or stressed e.g. 'in the WOODS'.
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Anapest

A foot or unit of poetry consisting of two light syllables followed by a single stressed syllable. S
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anapest

a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables followed by an accented one. Examples include the words 'undermine' and 'overcome.' See Byron's 'The Destruction of Sennacherib.'
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Anapest

A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables followed by an accented one. Examples include
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anapest

metrical foot consisting of two short or unstressed syllables followed by one long or stressed syllable. First found in early Spartan marching ... [2 related articles]
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anapest

two short metrical syllables followed by one long one
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