English to Afrikaans Meaning :: doggerel

Doggerel :
rijmelarij
- rijmelarij
 

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Noun(1) a comic verse of irregular measure

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(1) the last stanza deteriorates into doggerel(2) It was sometimes amusing or even witty doggerel, but doggerel , and everyone knew about his voice.(3) All the performers wore cloth caps, in token of the proletarian poet whose doggerel verses about the Tay Bridge and its collapse in 1879 provided the work's text.(4) It is only, of course, a piece of doggerel compared with the Auden poem but it does underline what poetry can do.(5) For here is drivel that is profound; doggerel that is eloquent; simplemindedness that is deep.(6) His education at Gonzaga ranged from the classics to Irish doggerel and limericks, which he could quote appropriately with astonishing effect.(7) doggerel verses(8) This is the type of truly bad language-mangling doggerel written by old ladies that appears on the letters pages of local newspapers.(9) Even random bits of doggerel cannot escape incorporation into the design.(10) A popular bit of doggerel underlined their usual futility in this fashion: ÔÇÿWashington, first in war, first in peace, last in the American League.ÔÇÖ(11) Most of the work was amateurish - ridiculous doggerel written by unskilled poets.(12) I always made sure that it was filled with the finest comic doggerel , epigrams, and songs of a light-hearted nature.(13) The first is the doggerel speech/beach rhyme - which says the poem will be foolish and has us lower our guard.(14) I have stupidly bragged that I could turn out some doggerel about anything; given the time.(15) Before Ali left, he'd hugged and kissed them all and made up an original piece of doggerel for each.(16) The album's lyrics are not even good enough to be complimented as doggerel , more Neil Lennon than John Lennon.
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(1) doggerel verse ::
rijmelarij vers
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1. jingle ::
jingle
2. doggerel verse ::
rijmelarij vers
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doggerel
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