Rhythmical accent
Rhythmic Rhyth"mic (-m[i^]k), Rhythmical Rhyth"mic*al (-m[i^]*kal), a. [Gr. ????: cf. L. rhythmicus, F. rhythmique.] Pertaining to, or of the nature of, rhythm [1913 Webster]

Day and night I worked my rhythmic thought. --Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster]

{Rhythmical accent}. (Mus.) See {Accent}, n., 6 (c) . [1913 Webster]


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  • Accent — Ac cent , n. [F. accent, L. accentus; ad + cantus a singing, canere to sing. See {Cant}.] 1. A superior force of voice or of articulative effort upon some particular syllable of a word or a phrase, distinguishing it from the others. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accent — Synonyms and related words: Alexandrine, accent mark, accents, accentuate, accentuation, amphibrach, amphimacer, anacrusis, anapest, antispast, arsis, articulation, bacchius, bar, beat, belabor, broad accent, brogue, burr, cadence, caesura,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Rhythmical — Rhythmic Rhyth mic ( m[i^]k), Rhythmical Rhyth mic*al ( m[i^]*kal), a. [Gr. ????: cf. L. rhythmicus, F. rhythmique.] Pertaining to, or of the nature of, rhythm [1913 Webster] Day and night I worked my rhythmic thought. Mrs. Browning. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rhythmical Office — • A liturgical horary prayer, the canonical hours of the priest, or an office of the Breviary, in which not only the hymns are regulated by a certain rhythm, but where, with the exception of the psalms and lessons, practically all the other parts …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Rhythmical office — In the liturgy of the Roman Catholic Church, rhythmical office is a section of or a whole religious service, in which not only the hymns are regulated by a certain rhythm, but where, with the exception of the psalms and lessons, practically all… …   Wikipedia

  • accent — n 1. emphasis, stress, accentuation, syllable stress, primary or secondary or tertiary stress, weak stress; attack, delivery, force of utterance; cadence, beat, rhythm, rhythm pattern, rhythmical emphasis, Music. rhythmical accentuation, Music.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • emphasis — Synonyms and related words: Alexandrine, accent, accentuation, amphibrach, amphimacer, anacrusis, anapest, antispast, arsis, attention, bacchius, beat, cadence, caesura, catalexis, chloriamb, chloriambus, colon, concern, concernment, consequence …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • Rhythmic — Rhyth mic ( m[i^]k), Rhythmical Rhyth mic*al ( m[i^]*kal), a. [Gr. ????: cf. L. rhythmicus, F. rhythmique.] Pertaining to, or of the nature of, rhythm [1913 Webster] Day and night I worked my rhythmic thought. Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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