Meaning of Anapest



English: Anapest
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Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Definition: 1

a foot of three syllables, two short followed by one long in quantitative meter, and two unstressed followed by one stressed in accentual meter, as in for the nonce.

Definition: 2

(prosody) a metrical foot of three syllables, the first two short, the last long (◡ ◡ –)