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  • as inpoem
  • as inpoesy

synonyms for villanelle

  • ballad
  • composition
  • epic
  • lyric
  • poetry
  • rhyme
  • sonnet
  • verse
  • writing
  • beat
  • creation
  • haiku
  • limerick
  • lines
  • ode
  • poesy
  • quatrain
  • rime
  • rune
  • song
  • words
  • blank verse
  • free verse
  • sestina
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    How to use villanelle in a sentence

    The Villanelle is written in five three-lined stanzas, concluding with one of four lines.
    BALLADES AND RONDEAUS, CHANTS ROYAL, SESTINAS, VILLANELLES, ETC,VARIOUS
    The Villanelle has been called "the most ravishing jewel worn by the Muse Erato."
    BALLADES AND RONDEAUS, CHANTS ROYAL, SESTINAS, VILLANELLES, ETC,VARIOUS
    And so it proved; he heard a sweet voice singing an old villanelle with a slow and melancholy refrain.
    THE BATH KEEPERS, V.1 (NOVELS OF PAUL DE KOCK VOLUME VII)CHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
    This he followed by English versions of the rondel, rondeau and villanelle.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 8, SLICE 5VARIOUS
    Here, as in the villanelle, a change of signification in the repeated lines is thought to add to the charm of the form.
    ENGLISH VERSERAYMOND MACDONALD ALDEN, PH.D.
    Lastly, the villanelle alternates one of two refrain lines at the end of each three-lined stanza.
    A SHORT HISTORY OF FRENCH LITERATUREGEORGE SAINTSBURY
    The villanelle J'ai perdu ma tourterelle and the ode on May-day show Passerat's art in its happiest moments.
    A HISTORY OF FRENCH LITERATUREEDWARD DOWDEN
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    WORDS RELATED TO VILLANELLE

    • ballad
    • beat
    • blank verse
    • composition
    • creation
    • epic
    • free verse
    • haiku
    • limerick
    • lines
    • lyric
    • ode
    • poesy
    • poetry
    • quatrain
    • rhyme
    • rime
    • rune
    • sestina
    • song
    • sonnet
    • verse
    • villanelle
    • words
    • writing
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