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

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  • rising rhythm — noun : a rhythm in which the stresses regularly fall on the last syllable of each foot (as in iambic or anapestic lines) opposed to falling rhythm; compare cadence 5, undulating cadence * * * Pros. a rhythmic pattern created by a succession of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • rising rhythm — ris′ing rhythm′ n. pro a prosodic pattern in which each metrical foot has one or more unaccented syllables preceding an accented syllable …   From formal English to slang

  • rising rhythm — Pros. a rhythmic pattern created by a succession of metrical feet each of which is composed of one accented syllable preceded by one or more unaccented ones. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • rhythm — rhythmless, adj. /ridh euhm/, n. 1. movement or procedure with uniform or patterned recurrence of a beat, accent, or the like. 2. Music. a. the pattern of regular or irregular pulses caused in music by the occurrence of strong and weak melodic… …   Universalium

  • 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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  • 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 — noun Date: 1918 rhythm with stress occurring regularly on the first syllable of each foot compare rising rhythm …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ascending rhythm. — See rising rhythm. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

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