Metre

4 Definitions of Metre

The meaning of the word metre, the definition of Metre:

n. - Rhythmical arrangement of syllables or words into verses, stanzas, strophes, etc.; poetical measure, depending on number, quantity, and accent of syllables; rhythm; measure; verse; also, any specific rhythmical arrangements; as, the Horatian meters; a dactylic meter.

n. - A poem.

n. - A measure of length, equal to 39.37 English inches, the standard of linear measure in the metric system of weights and measures. It was intended to be, and is very nearly, the ten millionth part of the distance from the equator to the north pole, as ascertained by actual measurement of an arc of a meridian. See Metric system, under Metric.

n. - See Meter.


The word "metre" uses 5 letters: E E M R T

Direct anagrams of metre:

meter remet retem

Words formed by adding one letter before or after metre, or to metre in any order:

a - remate reteam   c - cermet   d - metred termed   e - meeter remeet teemer   h - therme   i - metier reemit retime   l - melter remelt   o - emoter meteor remote   p - temper   r - termer   s - merest meters metres retems  

Shorter words found within metre:

em eme er ere et me meet mere met mete re ree rem ret rete te tee teem term tree

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