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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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