[hyoo-duh-bras-tik, or, often, yoo-] /ˌhyu dəˈbræs tɪk, or, often, ˌyu-/
of, relating to, or resembling the style of Samuel Butler’s Hudibras (published 1663–78), a mock-heroic poem written in tetrameter couplets.
of a playful burlesque style.
a Hudibrastic couplet or stanza.
mock-heroic in style
/ˈhʊdnə/ noun 1. (Islam) a truce or ceasefire for a fixed duration
[huhd-soh-nee-uh n] /hʌdˈsoʊ ni ən/ noun 1. See under . [god-wit] /ˈgɒd wɪt/ noun 1. any of several large, widely distributed shorebirds of the genus Limosa, as the New World L. haemastica (Hudsonian godwit) having a long bill that curves upward slightly. /ˈɡɒdwɪt/ noun 1. any large shore bird of the genus Limosa, of northern […]
noun 1. a large inland sea in N Canada. 850 miles (1370 km) long; 600 miles (965 km) wide; 400,000 sq. mi. (1,036,000 sq. km). /ˈhʌdsən/ noun 1. an inland sea in NE Canada: linked with the Atlantic by Hudson Strait; the S extension forms James Bay; discovered in 1610 by Henry Hudson. Area (excluding […]
noun, Fine Arts. 1. a group of American painters of the mid-19th century whose works are characterized by a highly romantic treatment of landscape, especially along the Hudson River.