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Rhythm meaning

rhythm - 6 dictionary results

  1. 1. In the widest sense, a dividing into short portions by a regular succession of motions, impulses, sounds, accents, etc., producing an agreeable effect, as in music poetry, the dance, or the like.
  2. 2. Movement in musical time, with periodical recurrence of accent; the measured beat or pulse which marks the character and expression of the music; symmetry of movement and accent.
  3. 3. A division of lines into short portions by a regular succession of arses and theses, or percussions and remissions of voice on words or syllables.
  4. 4. The harmonious flow of vocal sounds.
  5. 5. Ordered succession of motions, accents, & c.
  6. 6. Rhythmic, rhythmical.

rhythm - examples of usage

  1. The rhythm was a different one, even the white men could tell this; and they noticed that the savages moved more swiftly as if animated by the greatest excitement. - "The Princess Pocahontas", Virginia Watson.
  2. And every little incident on the walk that made a change in the rhythm of event was welcome. - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.
  3. A lover of music loves to hear its tones and to feel its rhythm. - "Beethoven The story of a little boy who was forced to practice", Thomas Tapper.
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