Verse characterized by humor and a lightness of tone.
Light-verse Sentence Examples
He wrote light verse to celebrate the incidents of court life in the manner of Desportes, but his verse is more fantastic and fuller of conceits than his master's.
After his elevation to the bishopric he ceased to produce the light verse in which he excelled, though his scruples did not prevent him from preparing a new edition of his Recueil de quelques vers amoureux (1602) in 1606.
1853), is well known as a writer of light verse and of some charming children's books.