non·​met·​ri·​cal ˌnän-ˈme-tri-kəl How to pronounce nonmetrical (audio)
: not metrical
nonmetrical verse

Word History

First Known Use

1867, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonmetrical was in 1867

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“Nonmetrical.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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