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Prosa Ihre Prosa ist voll unnötig blumiger, klischeehafter Beschreibungen, und somit dürfte ihr eine Karriere als Autorin von Liebes- und Familienromanen sicher sein. - Her prose is full of needlessly florid, cliched descriptions, securing her career as a romance novelist.
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Definition von prose im Englisch Englisch wörterbuch

Language, particularly written language, not intended as poetry Though known mostly for her prose, she also produced a small body of excellent poems.
to write or repeat in a dull, tedious, or prosy way What is your purpose?.
{n} language not confined to fixed numbers
{a} formed of prose, unrestrained, free
means straightforward speaking or writing (Latin, oratio prosa- i e proversa), in opposition to foot-bound speaking or writing, oratio vincta (fettered speech- i e poetry)
written language in its ordinary form rather than poetry poetry
matter of fact, commonplace, or dull expression
Ordinary language, resembling the natural flow of speech The opposite of poetry
Written or spoken language that is not verse
writing distinguished from poetry by its greater variety of rhythm and its closer correspondence to the patterns of every day speech
ordinary writing as distinguished from verse
- mode of expression using un-metered or unmeasured language
To write prose
Ordinary language people use in speaking or writing
See Sequence
To write in prose
Prose is ordinary written language, in contrast to poetry. Shute's prose is stark and chillingly unsentimental poetry, verse. written language in its usual form, as opposed to poetry (prosa, from prorsus, prosus ). Literary medium distinguished from poetry especially by its greater irregularity and variety of rhythm and its closer correspondence to the patterns of everyday speech. Though it is readily distinguishable from poetry in that it does not treat a line as a formal unit, the significant differences between prose and poetry are of tone, pace, and sometimes subject matter
ordinary writing as distinguished from verse matter of fact, commonplace, or dull expression
Pertaining to, or composed of, prose; not in verse; as, prose composition
Possessing or exhibiting unpoetical characteristics; plain; dull; prosaic; as, the prose duties of life
{i} everyday style of writing, nonpoetic style of writing; common phrase, dull expression
A hymn with no regular meter, sometimes introduced into the Mass
The ordinary language of men in speaking or writing; language not cast in poetical measure or rhythm; contradistinguished from verse, or metrical composition
{s} boring, tedious, tiresome; unimaginative, dull, not creative
Hence, language which evinces little imagination or animation; dull and commonplace discourse
prose poem
prose that resembles poetry
prose poem
A prose work that has poetic characteristics such as vivid imagery and concentrated expression. Work in prose that has some of the technical or literary qualities of poetry (such as regular rhythm, definitely patterned structure, or emotional or imaginative heightening) but that is set on a page as prose. The form took its name from Charles Baudelaire's Little Poems in Prose (1869). Other writers of prose poems include, in the 19th century, Stéphane Mallarmé, Arthur Rimbaud, Friedrich Hölderlin, Novalis, and Rainer Maria Rilke, and in the 20th, Amy Lowell (in her "polyphonic prose") and such contemporary poets as John Ashbery
prose poem
{i} prose similar to a poem
prose writer
one who writes prose
purple prose
Extravagant or flowery writing, especially in a literary work An antibiological bias . . . was stimulated by a flood of popular and scholarly books in the 1960s and 1970s (some awash in deep purple prose) saying that male domination was natural and inevitable.
tanka prose
A literary composition that combines tanka with prose
pieces of prose
written works that are not poetry
polyphonic prose
a rhythmical prose employing the poetic devices of alliteration and assonance
rhymed prose
prose writing that contains rhyming words
rhyming prose
literary work written in rhyming lines

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    poetry, verse, poem


    /ˈprōz/ /ˈproʊz/


    [ 'prOz ] (noun.) 14th century. c.1330, from Old French prose, the Latin word prōsa (“straightforward”) from the term prōsa ōrātio (“a straightforward speech- i.e. without the ornaments of verse”). The term prōsa (“straightforward”) is a colloquial form of straight forwards which is the feminine form of straight forwards from Old Latin prōvorsus (“moving straight ahead”), from pro- (“forward”) + turned, form of vertō (“I turn”). Compare verse.“” in the Online Etymology Dictionary, Douglas Harper, 2001

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