Caesura - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |siˈzjʊrə|  American pronunciation of the word caesura
Brit.  |sɪˈzjʊərə|  British pronunciation of the word caesura

noun

- a pause or interruption (as in a conversation)

after an ominous caesura the preacher continued

- a break or pause (usually for sense) in the middle of a verse line

Examples

after an ominous caesura the preacher continued

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