adonic adonic

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a verse line with a dactyl followed by a spondee or trochee; supposedly used in laments by Adonis
  2. (adj) or relating to or like Adonis
  3. (adj) having a rhythm consisting of a dactyl followed by a spondee or a trochee
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/ri ˈpju di ˌeɪt /