falling rhythm
noun Date: 1918 rhythm with stress occurring regularly on the first syllable of each foot — compare rising rhythm

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • falling rhythm — noun prosody : rhythm with stress occurring regularly on the first syllable of each foot opposed to rising rhythm; compare cadence 5 * * * Pros. a rhythmic pattern created by the succession of metrical feet each of which is composed of one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • falling rhythm — Pros. a rhythmic pattern created by the succession of metrical feet each of which is composed of one accented syllable followed by one or more unaccented syllables. Also called descending rhythm. [1915 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • falling rhythm — fall′ing rhythm′ n. pro a prosodic pattern in which each metrical foot has one accented syllable followed by one or more unaccented syllables …   From formal English to slang

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  • rhythm — rhythm, meter, cadence can all mean the more or less regular rise and fall in intensity of sounds that one associates chiefly with poetry and music. Rhythm, which of these three terms is the most inclusive and the widest in its range of… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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  • rising rhythm — noun Date: 1881 rhythm with stress occurring regularly on the last syllable of each foot compare falling rhythm …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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