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  1. verse
    IPA[vərs]
  2. noun

    verb

    • 1. speak in or compose verse; versify:

      he began to verse extemporaneously in her ear
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: verse, plural noun: verses

    • v.: verb: verse, 3rd person present: verses, gerund or present participle: versing, past tense: versed, past participle: versed

    • combining form

      denoting an area of activity or interest or a section of society distinguished by a particular characteristic:

      denoting a fictional world associated with a particular character, television series, author, etc.:

    • noun

      writing arranged with a metrical rhythm, typically having a rhyme:

      a group of lines that form a unit in a poem or song; a stanza:

    • verb

      speak in or compose verse; versify:
    • combining form

      denoting an area of activity or interest or a section of society distinguished by a particular characteristic:

      denoting a fictional world associated with a particular character, television series, author, etc.:

    • adjective

      experienced or skilled in; knowledgeable about:
    • adjective

      experienced or skilled in; knowledgeable about:
    • noun

      a type of verse used for epic or heroic subjects, such as the dactylic hexameter, iambic pentameter, or alexandrine. Also called heroic meter.
    • noun

      poetry that does not rhyme or have a regular meter:
    • noun

      verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentameter.
    • noun

      poetry that does not rhyme or have a regular rhythm:
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