Meaning of pentameter
Pronunciation: (pen-tam'i-tur), [key]
— Pros. Pros.
- a line of verse consisting of five metrical feet.
- Also calleda verse consisting of two dactyls, one long syllable, two more dactyls, and another long syllable.
- unrhymed verse of five iambic feet; heroic verse.
- consisting of five metrical feet.
- pentameter (Thesaurus)