Definition of


  1. (noun, communication) a metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables

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Synonyms of Iamb


Alternate forms of Iamb

Hypernyms: foot, metrical foot, metrical unit

Words that sound like Iamb

i. m. pei, ianfu, imbauba, imbibe, imbue, imf, imp, in vivo, info, inweave

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