Having or written in lines that have eight syllables.
More example sentences
- His most powerful satirical weapon is his style, the deliberately cumbersome octosyllabic metre and comic rhymes.
- By definition, it is a poem with an unlimited number of octosyllabic verses and assonant rhyme in even-numbered verses.
- He spoke in the octosyllabic verse of the Confessio.
More definitions of octosyllabicDefinition of octosyllabic in:
- The British & World English dictionary