- [U][C]节奏,韵律 regular repeated pattern of sounds or movements
the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music;
"the piece has a fast rhythm"
"the conductor set the beat"
recurring at regular intervals
an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs;
"the never-ending cycle of the seasons"
the arrangement of spoken words alternating stressed and unstressed elements;
"the rhythm of Frost's poetry"
natural family planning in which ovulation is assumed to occur 14 days before the onset of a period (the fertile period would be assumed to extend from day 10 through day 18 of her cycle)
- The song has a syncopated rhythm in the jazz version.
- Stress and rhythm are important in speaking English.
- He is trying to play the same tune in a different rhythm.
- The rhythm of her heart beating is normal.
- It is said that the rhythm of tides is affected by the moon.
- He played in quick rhythm.
- His poem has a pleasing rhythm.
- The rhythm of his heartbeats is normal.
- Our diet follows the rhythm of the seasons.
Though there was always rhythm, there was..no metre in the strict sense.出自： S. R. Driver
- ☆ 1557年左右进入英语，直接源自拉丁语的rhythmus，意为某一时刻的动作；最初源自古希腊语的rhythmos，意为可测量的流量或动作。