Share this entry

Share this page

elegiac stanza

División en sílabas: el·e·gi·ac stan·za

Definición de elegiac stanza en inglés:

sustantivo

A quatrain in iambic pentameter rhymed abab. Compare with heroic stanza.
Example sentences
  • The Elegiac Stanza consists of two verses.
  • While the poem is written in blank verse, it is arranged in quatrains, the traditional elegiac stanza in English.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…