Synonyms for rhythm

Synonyms for (noun) rhythm

Synonyms: rhythm, rhythm method, rhythm method of birth control, calendar method, calendar method of birth control

Definition: natural family planning in which ovulation is assumed to occur 14 days before the onset of a period (the fertile period would be assumed to extend from day 10 through day 18 of her cycle)

Similar words: natural family planning

Definition: any of several methods of family planning that do not involve sterilization or contraceptive devices or drugs; coitus is avoided during the fertile time of a woman's menstrual cycle


Synonyms: regular recurrence, rhythm

Definition: recurring at regular intervals

Similar words: cyclicity, periodicity

Definition: the quality of recurring at regular intervals


Synonyms: speech rhythm, rhythm

Definition: the arrangement of spoken words alternating stressed and unstressed elements

Usage: the rhythm of Frost's poetry

Similar words: guide, template, templet

Definition: a model or standard for making comparisons


Similar words: inflection, prosody

Definition: the patterns of stress and intonation in a language


Synonyms: rhythm, beat, musical rhythm

Definition: the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music

Usage: the piece has a fast rhythm; the conductor set the beat

Similar words: musical time

Definition: (music) the beat of musical rhythm


Synonyms: rhythm, cycle, round

Definition: an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs

Usage: the never-ending cycle of the seasons

Similar words: time interval, interval

Definition: a definite length of time marked off by two instants