Metre and Rhythm


Metre noun - The basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards).
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Synonyms for Metre

Rhythm and metre are semantically related In some cases you can use "Rhythm" instead a noun "Metre".

Nearby Words: meter, metrical, metric, metrically


Rhythm noun - The recurrent pattern formed by a series of sounds having a regular rise and fall in intensity.
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Synonyms for Rhythm

Metre and rhythm are semantically related in beat topic. You can use "Metre" instead a noun "Rhythm".

Nearby Words: rhythmic, rhythmical, rhythmically

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  • They'll try to make it all rhyme, and then one line (typically at the end) will be jarring as it won't rhyme and will have a completely different rhythm/metre than the others, because they suddenly realise they have to cram a lot of information into only one line of verse.
    Source: Painful Rhyme
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