Skeltonics

plural noun
Skel·​ton·​ics | \ skel-ˈtä-niks How to pronounce Skeltonics (audio) \

Definition of Skeltonics

: short verses of an irregular meter and usually with rhymed couplets

First Known Use of Skeltonics

1898, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Skeltonics

John Skelton

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The first known use of Skeltonics was in 1898

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Cite this Entry

“Skeltonics.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Skeltonics. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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