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meter

noun

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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

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meter

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of meter (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of meter was before the 12th century

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mete (out)

meter

metered

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“Meter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/meter. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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