Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)
Use "anapaest" in a sentence
"And in this way he made that sort of anapaest which is called the Aristophanic anapaest."
"Again, Pheneos is a dactyl in lxviii. 111, while Satrachus is an anapaest in xcv."
"Upon being challenged to read Eugene Onegin aloud, he started to do this with great gusto, garbling every second word and turning Pushkin's iambic line into a kind of spastic anapaest with a lot of jaw-twisting haws and rather endearing little barks that utterly jumbled the rhythm and soon had us both in stitches."