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verse

Part of speech: Noun

A line of poetry; a form of composition possessing rhythm; poetry; a short division of a chapter in the Bible.

Usage examples "verse":
  • Verse, however, should not be pressed. - "A Novelist on Novels", W. L. George.
  • " You have expressed the same ideas in verse," said Favorinus. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
  • It was a page of verse. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.