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met·ri·fy 1

 (mĕt′rə-fī′)
tr.v. met·ri·fied, met·ri·fy·ing, met·ri·fies
To put into or compose in poetic meter; versify.

[French métrifier, from Old French, from Medieval Latin metrificāre : Latin metrum, measure; see meter1 + Latin -ficāre, -fy.]

met′ri·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.

met·ri·fy 2

 (mĕt′rə-fī′)
tr. & intr.v. met·ri·fied, met·ri·fy·ing, met·ri·fies
To convert into or adopt the metric system.

metrify

(ˈmɛtrɪˌfaɪ)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
(Poetry) (tr) prosody to render into poetic metre
ˈmetriˌfier n

metrify


Past participle: metrified
Gerund: metrifying

Imperative
metrify
metrify
Present
I metrify
you metrify
he/she/it metrifies
we metrify
you metrify
they metrify
Preterite
I metrified
you metrified
he/she/it metrified
we metrified
you metrified
they metrified
Present Continuous
I am metrifying
you are metrifying
he/she/it is metrifying
we are metrifying
you are metrifying
they are metrifying
Present Perfect
I have metrified
you have metrified
he/she/it has metrified
we have metrified
you have metrified
they have metrified
Past Continuous
I was metrifying
you were metrifying
he/she/it was metrifying
we were metrifying
you were metrifying
they were metrifying
Past Perfect
I had metrified
you had metrified
he/she/it had metrified
we had metrified
you had metrified
they had metrified
Future
I will metrify
you will metrify
he/she/it will metrify
we will metrify
you will metrify
they will metrify
Future Perfect
I will have metrified
you will have metrified
he/she/it will have metrified
we will have metrified
you will have metrified
they will have metrified
Future Continuous
I will be metrifying
you will be metrifying
he/she/it will be metrifying
we will be metrifying
you will be metrifying
they will be metrifying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been metrifying
you have been metrifying
he/she/it has been metrifying
we have been metrifying
you have been metrifying
they have been metrifying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been metrifying
you will have been metrifying
he/she/it will have been metrifying
we will have been metrifying
you will have been metrifying
they will have been metrifying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been metrifying
you had been metrifying
he/she/it had been metrifying
we had been metrifying
you had been metrifying
they had been metrifying
Conditional
I would metrify
you would metrify
he/she/it would metrify
we would metrify
you would metrify
they would metrify
Past Conditional
I would have metrified
you would have metrified
he/she/it would have metrified
we would have metrified
you would have metrified
they would have metrified
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.metrify - compose in poetic metermetrify - compose in poetic meter; "The bard metrified his poems very precisely"
poesy, poetry, verse - literature in metrical form
poetise, poetize, verse, versify - compose verses or put into verse; "He versified the ancient saga"
2.metrify - convert from a non-metric to the metric systemmetrify - convert from a non-metric to the metric system
convert, change over - change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy; "We converted from 220 to 110 Volt"