Word of the Day Archive
Sunday January 13, 2013
1. Characterized by a pleasing rhythm; harmoniously ordered or proportioned.
2. Of or pertaining to eurhythmics.
They were eurhythmic athletes, proud as archers, discus or javelin throwers embraced by the strong sun of the archipelago.
-- Severo Sarduy, Beach Birds
A melody in the air was eurhythmic, and this expanse of resplendent light encompassed me, even though I was deep into nervous overload.
-- Robert P. Covelli, Tom Fool & Three More
Eurhythmic came from the Greek word eurythmía which meant "good proportion, gracefulness."