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verse

noun
 
 
/vɜːs/ US  /vɝːs/
[U] writing which is arranged in short lines with a regular rhythm; poetry
诗;诗歌;韵文
comic/light/satirical verse
打油/谐趣/讽刺诗
Shakespeare wrote mostly in verse.
莎士比亚主要用韵文来写作。
Poetry
[C] one of the parts into which a poem or song is divided
诗节;(歌曲的)节
Each verse was sung as a solo and then everyone joined in on the chorus.
每一节都以独唱形式演唱,然后所有人一同合唱。
PoetryTypes of songs
[C] one of the series of short parts into which the writing of a holy book is divided
(宗教圣书的)节
She recited a verse from the Bible/the Koran.
她背诵了《圣经》/《古兰经》里的一节。
The Bible - people, events and places
(Definition of verse from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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