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Antistrophe vs. Strophe

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  • Antistrophe (noun)

    In Greek choruses and dances, the returning of the chorus, exactly answering to a previous strophe or movement from right to left.

  • Antistrophe (noun)

    The lines of this part of the choral song.

  • Antistrophe (noun)

    The repetition of words in an inverse order.

  • Antistrophe (noun)

    The repetition of a word or phrase at the end of successive clauses

    "epistrophe"

  • Antistrophe (noun)

    The retort or turning of an adversary's plea against him.

  • Strophe (noun)

    A turn in verse, as from one metrical foot to another, or from one side of a chorus to the other.

  • Strophe (noun)

    The section of an ode that the chorus chants as it moves from right to left across the stage.

  • Strophe (noun)

    A pair of stanzas of alternating form on which the structure of a given poem is based.

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  • Antistrophe (noun)

    In Greek choruses and dances, the returning of the chorus, exactly answering to a previous strophe or movement from right to left. Hence: The lines of this part of the choral song.

  • Antistrophe (noun)

    The repetition of words in an inverse order; as, the master of the servant and the servant of the master.

  • Strophe (noun)

    In Greek choruses and dances, the movement of the chorus while turning from the right to the left of the orchestra; hence, the strain, or part of the choral ode, sung during this movement. Also sometimes used of a stanza of modern verse. See the Note under Antistrophe.

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  • Antistrophe (noun)

    the section of a choral ode answering a previous strophe in classical Greek drama; the second of two metrically corresponding sections in a poem

  • Strophe (noun)

    one section of a lyric poem or choral ode in classical Greek drama

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