Thesaurus / anacreontic

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The "Anacreontic to a Plumassier" is a very delicate piece of verse, fluffy and feathery.

Thomas MooreStephen Gwynn

His Anacreontic and Horatian odes are far happier; among these some of his most delightful work is found.

He said this to himself as an officer was trolling forth an anacreontic song.

Commodore JunkGeorge Manville Fenn

He wrote Anacreontic poems, full of wine and love, and appears to us like a reveller masking in a surplice.

The peculiar verse of Skelton, styled skeltonical, is a sort of English anacreontic.

In the succeeding example the sentiment is still more Anacreontic.

The Catacombs of RomeWilliam Henry Withrow

The song is good in itself, but it is even more interesting as being the last product of Peacock's Anacreontic vein.

This statue may represent one of the youthful favourites of the tyrant Polycrates hymning his master's love in Anacreontic strain.

"The Anacreontic hymns of John Damascenus form a marked contrast to—" when the sentence was interrupted by a knock at the door.

Cord and CreeseJames de Mille

It is the possible visits of Duke Wharton, and a few of his anacreontic associates, that excite my apprehension.

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