sense of rhythm

Definition of sense of rhythm

:the ability to dance or play music to stay with the beat of the accompanying music

Word by Word Definitions

sense play
  1. : a meaning conveyed or intended : import, signification

  2. : the faculty of perceiving by means of sense organs

  3. : a specialized function or mechanism (such as sight, hearing, smell, taste, or touch) by which an animal receives and responds to external or internal stimuli

  1. : to perceive by the senses (see 1sense 2)

  2. : to be or become conscious of

  3. : grasp, comprehend

rhythm play
  1. : an ordered recurrent alternation of strong and weak elements in the flow of sound and silence in speech

  2. : a particular example or form of rhythm

  3. : the aspect of music comprising all the elements (such as accent, meter, and tempo) that relate to forward movement


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