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tri·o·let

 (trē′ə-lĭt, trī′-, trē′ə-lā′)
n.
A poem or stanza of eight lines with a rhyme scheme abaaabab, in which the fourth and seventh lines are the same as the first, and the eighth line is the same as the second.

[French, diminutive of trio, trio; see trio.]

triolet

(ˈtriːəʊˌlɛt)
n
(Poetry) a verse form of eight lines, having the first line repeated as the fourth and seventh and the second line as the eighth, rhyming a b a a a b a b
[C17: from French: a little trio]

tri•o•let

(ˌtri əˈleɪ, ˈtraɪ ə lɪt)

n.
a short poem of fixed form, having a rhyme scheme of ab, aa, abab, and having the first line repeated as the fourth and seventh lines, and the second line repeated as the eighth.
[1645–55; < French, Middle French, akin to trèfle trefoil, clover < Greek tríphyllon (see tri-, -phyll); see -et]
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Just to show you, I wrote half a dozen jokes last night for the comic weeklies; and just as I was going to bed, the thought struck me to try my hand at a triolet - a humorous one; and inside an hour I had written four.
Then we'll get married on triolets that will sell," he asserted stoutly, putting his arm around her and drawing a very unresponsive sweetheart toward him.
I wrote, I wrote everything--ponderous essays, scientific and sociological short stories, humorous verse, verse of all sorts from triolets and sonnets to blank verse tragedy and elephantine epics in Spenserian stanzas.
Contract notice: sealing works and paintings of gymnasiums max barel and elsa triolet
At a lower level the biggest hike of the week went to Gowran handicap winner Queluz, up 13lb to 73, while the biggest hike over jumps went to runaway Down Royal handicap hurdle winner Triolet, up 15lb to 115.
In the late 1850s, as an undergraduate at Balliol College, Oxford, Swinburne came under the influence of a French revival of medieval poemes a forme fixe, such as the ballade, rondeau, rondel, and triolet.
Por Francia, la delegacion mas numerosa, se encontraban Yves Fargue, Paul Eluard, Louis Aragon, Elsa Triolet, Eugenie Cotton, Jean Cassou, Aime Cesaire, Pierre Cot, Paul Rivet, Armand Salacrou, Pierre Seghers, Pablo Picasso; por Italia, Pietro Nenni, Elio Vitorini, Italo Calvino, Renato Guttuso, Giulio Einaudi, Emilio Sereni; por Alemania, Anna Seghers, Arnold Zweig; por Estados Unidos, Charlie Chaplin, Howard Fast, Langston Hughes, Paul Robeson, Albert Kahn, W.
Similarly, Schultz makes use of traditional poetic forms--the ghazal, the triolet, the ballad, terza rima--all of which use multiple processes of repetition, to make new stories from the past, and creates his own form in the poem "Gettysburg" to instantiate the process by which history remains present.
Dans une folle ambiance, creee par les nombreux supporters mouloudeens tout le long du parcours emprunte par le bus, frappe du portrait de Hachoud, le buteur de la finale, les Vert et Rouge ont parcouru plusieurs quartiers comme Chevalley, Frais Vallon, Triolet, Bab El Oued, la place des Martyrs avant de rallier l'hotel Es Safir ou les attendait cette fete grandiose, conclue par un diner et une ceremonie de remise de cadeaux.
Others include Elsa Triolet, Marguerite Duras, Dominique Rolin, and
In the final section, "Invitation to the Cockroach Ball," he continues with the forms, adding a triolet, a ghazal, a cento sonnet, a blues poem, a villanelle, and ending with an elegy.
Incluso, Triolet, Benguigui, Le Runigo y Williams (2013) encuentran que los tenistas expertos, incluso presentando escaso comportamiento anticipatorio, son capaces de mostrar alta precision de su respuesta cuando el inicio de su movimiento es muy anterior al golpeo de la pelota del oponente.