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Rictameter Definition

Poetry Definition of Rictameter

A rictameter is a nine line poetry form. The 1st and last lines are the same with the syllable count as follows: • line 1 - 2 syllables - same as line 9 • line 2 - 4 syllables • line 3 - 6 syllables • line 4 - 8 syllables • line 5 - 10 syllables • line 6 - 8 syllables • line 7 - 6 syllables • line 8 - 4 syllables • line 9 - 2 syllables - same as line 1

Example

England's Ascot, Yorshire five day event in June Queen Elizabeth led the way in fashion and style on Ladies Parade. The first time for 300 years this racing event was held at Yorkshire England.

Top 5 Rictameter Poem Examples

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Drum beat May, Joseph Rictameterart,
Echo Wadkins Patterson, Melissa Rictameterlove
Premium Member Poem Purring Dietrich, Andrea Rictameterhappiness,
Premium Member Poem Bed of Roses Gass, Robin L. Rictameterlove
Bluejay Berkeley, Shelly Rictameteranimals, blue,

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