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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heroic couplet(noun)

    a couplet consisting of two rhymed lines of iambic pentameter and written in an elevated style


  1. Heroic couplet

    A heroic couplet is a traditional form for English poetry, commonly used for epic and narrative poetry; it refers to poems constructed from a sequence of rhyming pairs of iambic pentameter lines. Use of the heroic couplet was first pioneered by Geoffrey Chaucer in the Legend of Good Women and the Canterbury Tales.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heroic couplet in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heroic couplet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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