Envoy

Entertainment / Literature / Envoy: Also spelled, envoi, the word envoy refers to a postscript added to the end of a prose writing or a short verse stanza (often using different meter and rhyme) attached to the conclusion of a poem. An example appears at the end of Chaucer's 'Clerk's Tale.'

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Envoy Verb Synonyms: delegate, legate, ambassador, diplomat, minister, (papal) nuncio, attach‚, representative, emissary, agent, envoy extraordinary, minister plenipotentiary
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Tornada

Life Style / Poetry / Tornada: A three-line envoy that include the rhymes of all preceding stanzas. MORE

Sestina

Life Style / Poetry / Sestina: A poem consisting of six six-line stanzas and a three-line envoy, where the words ending the lines of the first stanza are repeated in a different order at the end of lines in each of the subsequent f MORE

Envoi

Entertainment / Literature / Envoi: An alternative French spelling for envoy, below. MORE

Ballade

Entertainment / Literature / Ballade: A French verse form consisting most often of three eight-line stanzas having the same rhyme pattern, followed by a four-line envoy. In a typical ballade, the last lines of each stanza and of the envoy MORE

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