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Bacchic Definition

Classical meter consisting of three syllables per foot: one short, one long, one long.


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Other Bacchic Definition

[adj] used of riotously drunken merrymaking; "a night of bacchanalian revelry"; "carousing bands of drunken soldiers"; "orgiastic festivity"

Misc. Definitions

\Bac"chic\, Bacchical \Bac"chic*al\, a. [L. Bacchicus, Gr. ?] Of or relating to Bacchus; hence, jovial, or riotous,with intoxication.

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