- Stich is a line of poetry or prose.
A line in Shakespeare's poems is an example of a stich.
stich definition by Webster's New World
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Prosody a line of prose or, esp., of verse
Origin: Classical Greek stichos: see stile
stich definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A line of verse.
Origin: Greek stikhos; see steigh- in Indo-European roots.