Hexametrist Hex*am"e*trist, n. One who writes in hexameters. ``The Christian hexametrists.'' --Milman. [1913 Webster]

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  • hexametrist — hex·am·e·trist …   English syllables

  • hexametrist — hekˈsamə.trə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: hexameter + ist : one who writes in hexameters …   Useful english dictionary

  • hexameter — n. a line or verse of six metrical feet. Phrases and idioms: dactylic hexameter a hexameter having five dactyls and a spondee or trochee, any of the first four feet, and sometimes the fifth, being replaceable by a spondee. Derivatives: hexametric …   Useful english dictionary

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