Definition of rhythmic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈrɪðmɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɪðmɪk//
(less frequent rhythmical
BrE BrE//ˈrɪðmɪkl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɪðmɪkl//
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having a regular pattern of sounds, movements or events music with a fast, rhythmic beat Do the exercises with slow, rhythmic movements. the rhythmic ticking of the clock Word Originearly 17th cent.: from French rhythmique or via Latin from Greek rhuthmikos, from rhuthmos (related to rhein ‘to flow’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: rhythmic