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English noun: rhyme

1. rhyme (communication) correspondence in the sounds of two or more lines (especially final sounds)


Synonymsrime


Broader (hypernym)versification


Narrower (hyponym)alliteration, assonance, beginning rhyme, consonance, consonant rhyme, double rhyme, eye rhyme, head rhyme, initial rhyme, internal rhyme, vowel rhyme


Part meronympoem, verse form


Domain category membersassonant

2. rhyme (communication) a piece of poetry


Synonymsverse


Broader (hypernym)poem, verse form


Narrower (hyponym)clerihew, doggerel, doggerel verse, jingle, limerick


English verb: rhyme

1. rhyme (creation) compose rhymes


Synonymsrime


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)create verbally


Narrower (hyponym)alliterate, tag


Domain categorypoesy, poetry, verse

2. rhyme (stative) be similar in sound, especially with respect to the last syllable


SamplesHat and cat rhyme.


Synonymsrime


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally


Narrower (hyponym)assonate









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