- Of or relating to a choriamb.
- A choriamb.
Latin choriambicus, from Ancient Greek.
Variant of choriamb
a metrical foot consisting, in Greek and Latin verse, of two short syllables between two long ones, or, as in English verse, of two unaccented syllables between two accented ones
Origin of choriambClassical Latin choriambus ; from Classical Greek choriambos ; from choreios, trochee, literally , pertaining to a chorus + iambos, iamb