Definition of quatrain noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

quatrain

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkwɒtreɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkwɑːtreɪn//
 
(specialist) Poetry
 
jump to other results
a poem or verse of a poem that has four lines See related entries: Poetry Word Origin late 16th cent.: from French, from quatre ‘four’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: quatrain