vers libre

[ vair lee-bruh; French ver lee-bruh ]SEE DEFINITION OF vers libre
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A conviction as to the rightness or wrongness of vers libre is no guarantee of a poet.

In vers libre his musical chances are but in sensitivity and invention.

Her versification does not fit in with preconceived notions of vers libre.

It would have been pedantic, while in America, to have abstained from an effort at vers libre.

Edgar Lee Masters has written in vers libre and in regular rhythm.

Now, there is a difference between the cadence of vers libre and the cadence of oratory.

But the founders of the vers libre, I am told, had never heard of this book.

On the whole, therefore, this poem had better be vers libre.

His attitude with regard to the vers libre was by no means due to this influence.

The unit in vers libre is not the foot, the number of the syllables, the quantity, or the line.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR VERS LIBRE

free verse

noununrhymed verse
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