rime

Primary Meanings of rime

1.
n
ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)
2.
nv
correspondence in the sounds of two or more lines (especially final sounds)
be similar in sound, especially with respect to the last syllable
Full Definitions of rime
1

n ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)

Synonyms:
frost, hoar, hoarfrost
Type of:
ice, water ice
water frozen in the solid state
2

n correspondence in the sounds of two or more lines (especially final sounds)

Synonyms:
rhyme
Types:
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internal rhyme
a rhyme between words in the same line
alliteration, beginning rhyme, head rhyme, initial rhyme
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
assonance, vowel rhyme
the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of successive words
consonance, consonant rhyme
the repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words
double rhyme
a two-syllable rhyme
eye rhyme
an imperfect rhyme (e.g., `love' and `move')
Type of:
versification
the form or metrical composition of a poem

v be similar in sound, especially with respect to the last syllable

Synonyms:
rhyme
Types:
assonate
correspond in vowel sounds; rhyme in assonance
Type of:
agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally
be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics

v compose rhymes

Synonyms:
rhyme
Types:
tag
supply (blank verse or prose) with rhymes
alliterate
use alliteration as a form of poetry
Type of:
create verbally
create with or from words

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