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Iambic

Pronunciation of Iambic
/ˈi͡əmbɪk/, /ˈi‍əmbɪk/, /ˈiə_m_b_ɪ_k/

Antonyms for iambic:

prosaic.

Synonyms for iambic:

pert (adjective)

iambic.

poetic (adjective)

anapestic, dactylic, dramatic, elegiac, epic, epical, idyllic, imaginative, lyric, lyrical, melodious, metrical, rhythmical, romantic, songlike, tuneful, Epodic, Odic.

communication (noun)

iambic.

Sense 1

canto, couplet, dactyl, heroic couplet, hexameter, iamb, pentameter, quatrain, stanza, trochee.

Sense 3

refrain, verse.

Sense 7

foot.

poetical

poetic.

Usage examples for iambic:

Quotes for iambic:

  • I would talk in iambic pentameter if it were easier. – Howard Nemerov

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