Examples of couplet in a Sentence
a poem made up of six couplets
a couplet of statues flank the entrance to the church
Recent Examples of couplet from the Web
For Red Bull Theater, David Ives, a playwright who knows his way around a couplet, adapts an obscure 18th-century French farce about poetry-mad Parisians.
Only in the second act, with the onerous exposition out of the way, do the couplets begin to give birth to satisfying story.
Indeed, a quick review of the text indicates that the reproofs are arranged in four couplets, increasing in severity.
Buffed and bare nails served as a jumping off point for couplets of vertical black lines pulled across each tip in deceptively simple guise.
Or check out this Phoenix Suns themed poster that Josh Saad used to ask Alana Campos — three player puns and a couplet in one sign!
Lehrer's work bounced the absurdities and paranoias of that period back at us, in rhymed couplets and a bouncy piano beat.
The high-speed arterial couplets are great at moving large volumes of regional traffic.
With all the Broadway pizzazz anyone could want, the hilarious Something Rotten! has arrived at the Academy of Music (through March 4) with codpieces blazing and couplets rhyming.
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COUPLET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of couplet for English Language Learners
: two lines of poetry that form a unit
COUPLET Defined for Kids
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