Definitions of dactylic

  1. A line consisting chiefly or wholly of dactyls; as, these lines are dactylics.
  2. meters.
  3. A dactylic line: dactylic verse.
  4. ( prosody) of or consisting of dactyls; " dactylic meter"
  5. of or consisting of dactyls; " dactylic meter"
  6. Pertaining to, consisting chiefly or wholly of, dactyls; as, dactylic verses.
  7. Dactylic meters.
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