Can You Correctly Define These Nine Obscure Literary Terms?

Literary terms are used to describe various aspects of writing, but how well do you actually know these tricky devices? Maybe you’re an accomplished writer or maybe you're an English major, but fair warning: not many people will ace this test! Good luck!

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167 Comments
Samuel Miller
I never heard of a adamn one of these terms And I am considered a "Wordsmith"
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Jan 19, 2018 8:27AM
K Baikuntha Rao Patnaik
Good job
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Jan 19, 2018 9:06AM
Donna Mocce
8/9 Literary genius
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Jan 19, 2018 11:43AM
Diane Thompson
Never heard of any of them. Just clicked on answers and didn't even check what the details were. Well, I suppose some people in the world have got to these but I sure ain't one of 'em!
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Jan 19, 2018 3:07PM
sailpappy
You are a Literary Genius 9/9
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Jan 19, 2018 5:20PM
Michele Zito
Never heard any of those words.
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Jan 19, 2018 7:18PM
crdemarti
I will never , ever, ever remember these terms but I loved trying!
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Jan 19, 2018 8:44PM
crdemarti
Failed summarily but I sure tried! I am a grammar maven but not in the long ago terms! Bring on more of these!
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Jan 19, 2018 8:46PM
Jose Baquerizo
9/9
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Jan 19, 2018 8:53PM
Joann May
5 correct and very surprised I got that many right
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Jan 19, 2018 9:52PM
Venugopala Naidu Kandyana
3/9 Almost!
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Jan 19, 2018 10:49PM
Yadunath Kulkarni
Almost
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Jan 20, 2018 6:00AM
Gery Tillmanns
Literary genius.
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Jan 20, 2018 6:55AM
Brian Kearns
Too obscure for the average person
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Jan 20, 2018 7:52AM
Betty T. Griffith
good job..
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Jan 20, 2018 9:14AM