dimeter

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

dim·e·ter

noun \ˈdi-mə-tər\

Definition of DIMETER

:  a line of verse consisting of two metrical feet or of two dipodies

Origin of DIMETER

Late Latin, from Greek dimetros, adjective, being a dimeter, from di- + metron measure — more at measure
First Known Use: 1589

Rhymes with DIMETER

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: dimethoate
Previous Word in the Dictionary: dime store
All Words Near: dimeter

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up dimeter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More