Synonyms for Adonic

Synonyms for (noun) Adonic

Synonyms: Adonic, Adonic line

Definition: a verse line with a dactyl followed by a spondee or trochee; supposedly used in laments by Adonis

Similar words: verse, verse line

Definition: a line of metrical text

Synonyms for (adj) Adonic

Synonyms: Adonic

Definition: having a rhythm consisting of a dactyl followed by a spondee or a trochee

Usage: the verse of the laments is Adonic

Similar words: rhythmic, rhythmical

Definition: recurring with measured regularity

Usage: the rhythmic chiming of church bells- John Galsworthy; rhythmical prose

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