Dochmiac

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Dochmiac (Pros) Pertaining to, or containing, the dochmius.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • dochmiac In anc. Gr. pros.: Having or characterized by a difference of more than one between the number of times or moræ in the thesis and that in the arsis: as, a dochmiac foot; dochmiac rhythm.
    • dochmiac Consisting of dochmii: as, a dochmiac verse, trimeter, strophe.
    • n dochmiac In ancient Greek prosody, a verse or series composed of dochmii.
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