Definition of Strophes

1. Noun. (plural of strophe) ¹



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Definition of Strophes

1. strophe [n] - See also: strophe

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Strophes

strontium-90
strontium 90
strontiums
strook
strooke
strooken
strookes
stroopwafel
stroopwafels
strop
strophanthidin
strophanthin
strophanthins
strophanthus
strophe
strophes (current term)
strophic
strophiole
strophioles
strophoid
strophoids
strophuli
strophulus
stropped
stropper
stroppers
stroppier
stroppiest
stroppily
stroppiness

Literary usage of Strophes

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Moreover, in the Corpus Christi sequence all the pairs of strophes are like the first, except that the third pair consists of a strophe and antistrophe each ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Moreover, in the Corpus Christi sequence all the pairs of strophes are like the first, except that the third pair consists of a strophe and antistrophe each ..."

3. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Moreover, in the Corpus Christi sequence all the pairs of strophes are like the first, except that the third pair consiste of a strophe and antistrophe each ..."

4. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on Micah, Zephaniah, Nahum, Habakkuk by John Merlin Powis Smith, William Hayes Ward, Julius August Bewer (1911)
"According to him the prophet wrote in strophes usually of four half lines each; only four strophes of the thirty-four have six half lines each. ..."

5. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"It comprises three strophes of four verses in Classical iambic dimeter, ... Two of the added strophes may be quoted here to illustrate the possible reason ..."

6. A History of French Versification by Leon Emile Kastner (1903)
"Another favourite practice of the trouveres, which has its equivalent in Provençal lyric poetry, was to divide the totality of strophes into two, three, ..."

7. The Poems of William Dunbar by William Dunbar, George Powell McNeill (1893)
"239), a piece in eighteen strophes, but made up, so far as its form is concerned, of two separate pieces with independent refrains, one constant to eleven ..."

8. The Poems of William Dunbar by William Dunbar, Aeneas James George Mackay, George Powell McNeill (1893)
"Those in the four-foot line are the long poem of fifteen strophes beginning " Sen ... 239), a piece in eighteen strophes, but made up, so far as its form is ..."

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