End-stopped-line (25 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

A poetic line in which the end of the line coincides with the end of the grammatical unit, usually the sentence. A line without enjambment.

Citation:
Editors. "End-stopped-line". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=333, accessed 10 December 2016.]