Meaning of antistrophe
Pronunciation: (an-tis'tru-fē), [key]
- the part of an ancient Greek choral ode answering a previous strophe, sung by the chorus when returning from left to right.
- the movement performed by the chorus while singing an antistrophe.
- the second of two metrically corresponding systems in a poem. Cf. strophe (def. 3).
- antistrophe (Thesaurus)