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noun. a verse line consisting of iambs.
- ἰαμβικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Sentences with iambic
Each line of an English sonnet will begin at the left margin and end after each repetition of five iambic feet.
2. Noun, singular or mass
This line is made up of iambs; if there are five of them, you refer to this line as iambic (made of iambs) pentameter (five of the same meter).