iamb

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iamb /ˈaɪˌæm/ noun
plural iambs
iamb
/ˈaɪˌæm/
noun
plural iambs
Learner's definition of IAMB
[count] technical
: a unit of rhythm in poetry that consists of one syllable that is not accented or stressed followed by one syllable that is accented or stressed (as in the words away or above)

— iambic

/aɪˈæmbɪk/ adjective
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