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Prose (IPA: /ˈpɹoʊz/)


Prose (n.)

The ordinary language of men in speaking or writing; language not cast in poetical measure or rhythm; -- contradistinguished from verse, or metrical composition.

Prose (n.)

Hence, language which evinces little imagination or animation; dull and commonplace discourse.

Prose (n.)

A hymn with no regular meter, sometimes introduced into the Mass. See Sequence.

Prose (a.)

Pertaining to, or composed of, prose; not in verse; as, prose composition.

Prose (a.)

Possessing or exhibiting unpoetical characteristics; plain; dull; prosaic; as, the prose duties of life.

Prose (v. t.)

To write in prose.

Prose (v. t.)

To write or repeat in a dull, tedious, or prosy way.

Prose (v. i.)

To write prose.

Prose

Form of language which applies ordinary grammatical structure and natural flow of speech

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Modeling language

PROSE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

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PROSE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

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PROSE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

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Prose (Last Name / Surname)

Prose is the #41,426 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 525 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Prose in Spanish is Prosa

Tagalog Translation

Prose in Tagalog is Tuluyan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Faire de la prose sans le savoir." - Speech

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Good authors, too, who once knew better words Now only use four-letter words Writing prose Anything goes." - Cole Porter

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Good prose is written only face to face with poetry." - Friedrich Nietzsche

Example Sentence (Quote)

"He who writes prose builds his temple to Fame in rubble; he who writes verses builds it in granite." - Authors

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I could define poetry this way: it is that which is lost out of both prose and verse in translation." - Poetry


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