Results for: Refrain

In Poetry

What is a refrain in a poem?

The refrain is the stanza that keeps on repeating after some lines in a poem. You'll see this a lot in songs (which are often a form of poetry). There will be a first verse, (MORE)

Refraining from use?

The word is abstinence. In a legal sense, it is abstain..to refrain to use (a vote).
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In Poetry

Sentence with refrain?

I'd go with "refrained". 'I wanted to slam the door in front of his face but I refrained from doing so.' I want you to refrain from slamming doors in people's faces.
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In Poetry

Poem with a refrain?

Many of the poems written by Edgar Allen Poe had a refrain such as his poem "The Raven" with it's refrain of "Nevermore."
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In Grammar

What is a refrain phrase?

A refrain phrase is a phrase that repeats itself in a poem. Here is an example: There was a tree With a bumblebee It awfully stung me WHY DEOS IT HAVE TO BE ME There was a tru (MORE)
In Music

What is the refrain in a song?

it's the phrase/words in a song (like the chorus) that repeats itself throughout the song. ex: in the song happy birthday, 'happy birthday' would be the refrain of that song.