} Meaning of SONNET in a Sentence - Words In Sentences

Meaning of SONNET in a Sentence

Definition: a fourteen-lined poem that generally has ten syllables in each line

Part of Speech: Noun

Synonym(s): poem, Shakespearean Sonnet, Petrarchan Sonnet

Antonym(s): n/a

Example Sentences:


1. A Shakespearean sonnet is penned in iambic pentameter and contains fourteen lines of poetry.


2. Traditionally, each line of a sonnet carries ten syllables.


3. While there is more than one kind of sonnet, by definition, each sonnet is written in a fourteen-line format.

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