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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Likeness of sounds at the ends of words or lines of verse. Also: Poetry or verse using such end sounds.

Usage examples (36)
  • The poet wrote verses for songs that contained both rhyme and rhythm.
  • Hat and cat rhyme
  • Why, for instance, Riordan has his characters speak in rhyme is never satisfactorily revealed.
  • I find a rhyme is rather lonely without a picture. for more
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