Antonyms

1. no-nonsense

adjective. not tolerating irrelevancies.

Antonyms

  • undock

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Rhymes with Nonsense Verse

  • transverse
  • intersperse
  • biodiverse
  • reimburse
  • traverse
  • submerse
  • disperse
  • disburse
  • converse
  • reverse
  • rehearse
  • perverse
  • obverse
  • inverse
  • diverse
  • adverse
  • immerse
  • emerse
  • coerce
  • averse
  • worse
  • terse
  • scearce
  • purse
  • perse
  • pers
  • perce
  • pearse
  • nurse
  • merce

Sentences with nonsense-verse


1. Noun Phrase
Within is "Jabberwocky," one of the most famous examples of nonsense verse ever written.

2. Noun Phrase
Read as much nonsense verse from as many different poets as you can find.

2. nonsense

noun. ['ˈnɑːnsɛns'] a message that seems to convey no meaning.

Synonyms

  • stuff
  • stuff and nonsense
  • rigamarole
  • boloney
  • jabberwocky
  • taradiddle
  • empty words
  • tommyrot
  • meaninglessness
  • subject matter
  • cant
  • schmegegge
  • twaddle
  • crock
  • flummery
  • gibberish
  • absurdity
  • fa la
  • rigmarole
  • tarradiddle
  • bilgewater
  • nonsensicality
  • nonsense verse
  • poppycock
  • cobblers
  • piffle
  • palaver
  • empty talk
  • rhetoric
  • buzzword
  • bosh
  • incoherency
  • fiddle-faddle
  • hokum
  • drool
  • gibber
  • bunk
  • substance
  • unintelligibility
  • message
  • incoherence
  • content
  • fal la
  • hot air
  • humbug
  • balderdash
  • mummery
  • hooey
  • absurdness
  • ridiculousness
  • amphigory
  • tosh
  • shmegegge

Antonyms

  • approval
  • disapproval
  • stand still
  • clean

Etymology

  • non- (English)
  • non (Latin)
  • sense (English)
  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. nonsense

adjective. ['ˈnɑːnsɛns'] having no intelligible meaning.

Synonyms

  • nonmeaningful
  • meaningless

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • conductor
  • unclog

Etymology

  • non- (English)
  • non (Latin)
  • sense (English)
  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. nonsense

noun. ['ˈnɑːnsɛns'] ornamental objects of no great value.

Synonyms

  • decoration
  • trumpery
  • ornament
  • gimcrack
  • frill
  • ornamentation
  • falderol
  • folderal

Antonyms

  • pull
  • empty
  • significance
  • meaningfulness

Etymology

  • non- (English)
  • non (Latin)
  • sense (English)
  • sense (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. verse

noun. ['ˈvɝːs'] literature in metrical form.

Synonyms

  • literary genre
  • writing style
  • epic poetry
  • poesy
  • genre
  • poetry
  • heroic poetry

Antonyms

  • agitate
  • criticize
  • disagree

6. verse

noun. ['ˈvɝːs'] a piece of poetry.

Synonyms

  • doggerel
  • rhyme
  • verse form
  • poem
  • clerihew
  • jingle
  • limerick

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • natural object
  • curve
  • straight line

7. verse

noun. ['ˈvɝːs'] a line of metrical text.

Synonyms

  • Adonic
  • verse form
  • pentameter
  • iambic
  • poem
  • tetrameter
  • octosyllable
  • line
  • verse line
  • decasyllable
  • hexameter
  • octameter

Antonyms

  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • empty
  • dissuasion

8. verse

verb. ['ˈvɝːs'] compose verses or put into verse.

Synonyms

  • spondaize
  • poetise
  • indite
  • poetize
  • write
  • compose
  • elegize
  • metrify
  • spondaise
  • elegise
  • sonnet
  • pen

9. verse

verb. ['ˈvɝːs'] familiarize through thorough study or experience.

Synonyms

  • acquaint
  • familiarise
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