Definitions for acatalecticeɪˌkæt lˈɛk tɪk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word acatalectic
(prosody) a line of verse that has the full number of syllables
(verse) metrically complete; especially having the full number of syllables in the final metrical foot
A verse which has the complete number of feet and syllables
Designating a line of verse having the required number of syllables in the last foot.
Origin: acatalecticus, from akatalēktikos
not defective; complete; as, an acatalectic verse
a verse which has the complete number of feet and syllables
Find a translation for the acatalectic definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for acatalectic?
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for acatalectic: