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verse

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a composition using rhythm and often rhyme to create a lyrical effect
  • composed a short verse for his mother's birthday

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2 writing that uses rhythm, vivid language, and often rhyme to provoke an emotional response
  • skilled at verse

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verse

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of verse (Entry 2 of 2)

to give information to
  • while in prison, he versed himself in the rights of the incarcerated

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

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“Verse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/verse. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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