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  • n. Plural form of verser.

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Examples

  • (You don't have to do this, but it makes it easier for all of us to see the entries of all of the other blank versers.)

    April 8th, 2005

  • I do not credit one word of it from such and suchess mistra-versers.

    Finnegans Wake

  • Poets have dreams beyond the ones we write; it's source for our creative appetite -- held carrots before the mind to excite we beastly versers to scale to our height.

    NewsHour with Jim Lehrer Podcast | PBS

  • Most free versers, I think, are somewhere in between, although nowhere in Mallarmé's league.

    Siris

  • This concept is further elaborated on the next page in a manner important not just for metricists but for free versers as well: “A poet’s intention is to shape a prosodic form that is perfectly suited to the point he wants to make -- to the particular quality of human experience he deals with -- in this particular poem.”

    THE PROSODY HANDBOOK: A GUIDE TO POETIC FORM by ROBERT BEUM & KARL SHAPIRO

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