Definition of closed couplet in English:

closed couplet

Syllabification: closed cou·plet

Entry from US English dictionary


  • A rhyming couplet with end-stopped lines that is logically or grammatically complete, as "Instruct the planets in what orbs to run, / Correct old Time, and regulate the Sun".

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