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sonnetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɑn·ɪt/
literature a ​poem that has 14 ​lines and a ​particularpattern of rhyme and word ​arrangement
(Definition of sonnet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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sonnetnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsɒn.ɪt/  us   /ˈsɑː.nɪt/
a ​poem that has 14 ​lines and a ​particularpattern of rhyme
(Definition of sonnet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sonnet”
in Spanish soneto…
in Vietnamese bài thơ xonê, thơ 14 câu…
in Malaysian soneta…
in Thai โคลง 14 บรรทัดซึ่งมีรูปแบบการสัมผัสตายตัว…
in French sonnet…
in German das Sonnet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 十四行诗…
in Turkish sone, 14 mısralı şiir…
in Russian сонет…
in Indonesian soneta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十四行詩…
in Polish sonet…
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