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Definitions of verse

  1. literature in metrical form Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. compose verses or put into verse; "He versified the ancient saga" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a line of metrical text Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. familiarize through thorough study or experience; "She versed herself in Roman archeology" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  5. A line consisting of a certain number of metrical feet (see Foot, n., 9) disposed according to metrical rules. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Metrical arrangement and language; that which is composed in metrical form; versification; poetry. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A short division of any composition. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A stanza; a stave; as, a hymn of four verses. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. One of the short divisions of the chapters in the Old and New Testaments. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A portion of an anthem to be performed by a single voice to each part. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A piece of poetry. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To tell in verse, or poetry. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To make verses; to versify. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A line of poetry; a form of composition possessing rhythm; poetry; a short division of a chapter in the Bible. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. A line of poetry: metrical arrangement and language: poetry: a stanza: a short division of any composition, esp. of the chapters of the Bible, orig. confined to the metrical books, applied first to whole Bible in 1528: (mus.) a portion of an anthem to be performed by a single voice to each part. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  16. A line of poetry; poetry; a short division of prose, as of a chapter of the Bible. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  17. Poetry. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. A line of poetry; loosely, a stanza. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. A short division of a chapter in the Bible. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  20. A line consisting of a certain number of long and short syllables disposed according to certain rules; poetry; metrical language; a short division of any composition; a piece of poetry; a portion of an anthem to be performed by a single voice to each part; a stanza. Blank verse, verse without rhyme. Heroic verse, a dignified kind of versification devoted to the celebration of heroic deeds, usually in iambics of ten syllables, or five feet, as in Milton's "Paradise Lost.". Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. A line in poetry; popularly, four lines or a stanza of a piece of poetry; poetical composition; poetry; in Scrip., a short division of a chapter. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  22. vers, n. a line of poetry: metrical arrangement and language: poetry: a stanza: a short division of any composition, esp. of the chapters of the Bible, originally confined to the metrical books, applied first to whole Bible in 1528: (mus.) a portion of an anthem to be performed by a single voice to each part.--v.t. to relate in verse.--ns. VERS-DE-SOCIÉTÉ (same as SOCIETY-VERSE; see under SOCIABLE); VERSE'LET; VERSE-M[=A]'KER; VERSE-M[=A]'KING; VERSE'-MAN, a writer of verses; VERSE'-MONG'ER, a scribbler of verses; VERSE'-MONG'ERING, verse-writing, esp. of poor verses; VER'SER, a versifier; VER'SET (mus.), a very short organ interlude or prelude; VER'SICLE, a little verse: in liturgy, the verse said by the officiant.--adj. VERSIC'[=U]LAR, pertaining to verses.--ns. VERSIFIC[=A]'TION, the act, art, or practice of composing metrical verses; VER'SIFIC[=A]TOR, VER'SIFIC[=A]TRIX, a male, female, maker of verses; VER'SIF[=I]ER.--v.i. VER'SIFY, to make verses.--v.t. to relate in verse: to turn into verse:--pa.t. and pa.p. ver'sif[=i]ed.--n. VER'SION, the act of translating or turning from one language into another: that which is translated from one language into another: account: statement: a school exercise, generally of composition in a foreign language.--adj. VER'SIONAL, pertaining to a version or translation.--n. VER'SIONIST, a translator.--adj. VER'S[=U]AL, of the character of a verse, pertaining to verses or short paragraphs. [A.S. fers--L. versus, vorsus, a line, furrow, turning--vert[)e]re, to turn; influenced by O. Fr. vers.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  23. Metrical line containing definite number of feet, as quoted some vv. of the Iliad, has a good v. here& there, CAP vv.; group of definite number of vv., stanza; metrical composition in general. particular type of this, as wrote pages of v., expressed in indifferent v., what is not prose is v., a prize for Latin v., BLANK, SOCIETY, elegiac, iambic, trochaic, &c., v.; each of the short divisions of chapter in Bible (CHAPTER& v.); short sentence as part of liturgy; solo part of anthem &c.; v. monger (ing), maker, making, of bad vv. Hence verselet n. (Vb) express in v., make vv. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  24. n. [French] A line consisting of a certain number of long and short syllables, disposed according to metrical rules;—metrical arrangement and language; poetry;—a short division of poetical composition ; a stanza; stave;—a short division of any composition, especially of the chapters in the Old and New Testaments ;—a piece of poetry. Cabinet Dictionary

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