Cadence - n. The act or state of declining or sinking.
Cadence - n. A fall of the voice in reading or speaking, especially at
the end of a sentence.
Cadence - n. A rhythmical modulation of the voice or of any sound; as,
music of bells in cadence sweet.
Cadence - n. Rhythmical flow of language, in prose or verse.
Cadence - n. See Cadency.
Cadence - n. Harmony and proportion in motions, as of a well-managed
Cadence - n. A uniform time and place in marching.
Cadence - n. The close or fall of a strain; the point of rest, commonly
reached by the immediate succession of the tonic to the dominant chord.
Cadence - n. A cadenza, or closing embellishment; a pause before the
end of a strain, which the performer may fill with a flight of fancy.
Cadence - v. t. To regulate by musical measure.