Definitions of arsis
The word arsis uses 5 letters:airss.
ARSIS is playable in:
n. - That part of a foot where the ictus is put, or which is distinguished from the rest (known as the thesis) of the foot by a greater stress of voice. 2
n. - That elevation of voice now called metrical accentuation, or the rhythmic accent. 2
n. - The elevation of the hand, or that part of the bar at which it is raised, in beating time; the weak or unaccented part of the bar; -- opposed to thesis. 2
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