(prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
the close of a musical section
a recurrent rhythmical series
- The cadence of modern life constantly accelerates.
- The constant cadence of surf lulled us to sleep.
- Frances spoke with a soft, musical Edinburgh cadence.
- He read the poems with cadence.
- There was an unfamiliar cadence in her voice.
The elegancy, facility, and golden cadence of poesy.出自：Love's Labour's Lost , Shakespeare
Listening to the one-two-three, one-two-three cadence of the musicians.出自： F. Norris
A bicyclist confronting a head wind..tries to maintain his customary..pedaling cadence by shifting gears.出自：Scientific American