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meter

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  1. the recurrent pattern formed by a series of sounds having a regular rise and fall in intensity <the poem's heavy meter is meant to reinforce the atmosphere of gloom> Synonyms beat, cadence, measure, rhythmRelated Words accent, accentuation, emphasis, stress; backbeat; drum, throb; lilt, movement, sway, swing; hexameter, pentameter, tetrameter, trimeter


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to decrease in size, extent, or degree

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