writing arranged with a metrical rhythm, typically having a rhyme.
“a lament in verse”
synonyms: poetry, versification, poetic form; More
antonyms: prose
a group of lines that form a unit in a poem or song; a stanza.
plural noun: verses
“the second verse”
synonyms: stanza, canto, couplet, cinquain; strophe
“a poem with sixty verses”
each of the short numbered divisions of a chapter in the Bible or other scripture.
a versicle.
a line of poetry.
a passage in an anthem for a soloist or a small group of voices.
verb: verse; 3rd person present: verses; past tense: versed; past participle: versed; gerund or present participle: versing
speak in or compose verse; versify.