arcadia

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ar·ca·dia

noun, often capitalized \är-ˈkā-dē-ə\

: a very pleasant and quiet place or scene

Full Definition of ARCADIA

:  a region or scene of simple pleasure and quiet

Origin of ARCADIA

Arcadia, region of ancient Greece frequently chosen as background for pastoral poetry
First Known Use: circa 1890

Other Literature Terms

apophasis, bathos, bildungsroman, bowdlerize, caesura, coda, doggerel, euphemism, poesy, prosody

Rhymes with ARCADIA

Ar·ca·dia

geographical name \är-ˈkā-dē-ə\

Definition of ARCADIA

1
city SW California ENE of Los Angeles pop 56,364
2
mountainous region S Greece in cen Peloponnese

Rhymes with ARCADIA

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