Webster dictionary was developed by Noah Webster in the beginning of 19th century. On this website, you can find definition for iambic from the 1913 edition of Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary. Define iambic using one of the most comprehensive free online dictionaries on the web.

Search Results

Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 5
1. Consisting of a short syllable followed by a long one, or of an unaccented syllable followed by an accented; as, an iambic foot.
2. Pertaining to, or composed of, iambics; as, an iambic verse; iambic meter. See Lambus.
Part of Speech: noun
1. An iambic foot; an iambus.
2. A verse composed of iambic feet.
3. A satirical poem ( such poems having been anciently written in iambic verse); a satire; a lampoon.
Examples of usage:
Filter by Alphabet