1. a meter used by Sappho and named after her

Similar word(s): rhythmic, rhythmical

2. of or relating to or characterized by homosexual relations between woman

Similar word(s): homosexual, lesbian

Sentences with sapphic as an adjective:

- Clinton and I became peripherally involved with a pair of Leckford Road girls who, principally sapphic in their interests, would arrange for sessions of group frolic. Christopher Hitchens, Hitch-22