a poetic stanza consisting of four lines of iambic pentameter rhyming alternately.
[el-i-jist] /ˈɛl ɪ dʒɪst/ noun 1. the author of an .
[ih-lee-jit] /ɪˈli dʒɪt/ noun, Law. 1. a writ of execution against a judgment debtor’s goods, property, or land, held by the judgment creditor until payment of the debt, as from rents on the land.
[el-i-jee] /ˈɛl ɪ dʒi/ noun, plural elegies. 1. a mournful, melancholy, or plaintive poem, especially a funeral song or a lament for the dead. 2. a poem written in elegiac meter. 3. a sad or mournful musical composition. /ˈɛlɪdʒɪ/ noun (pl) -gies 1. a mournful or plaintive poem or song, esp a lament for the […]
/ˈiːlɪə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Elia1