from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To use alliteration in speech or writing.
- intransitive v. To have or contain alliteration.
- transitive v. To form or arrange with alliteration.
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- v. to use alliteration
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To employ or place so as to make alliteration.
- intransitive v. To compose alliteratively; also, to constitute alliteration.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To begin with the same letter or sound, as two or more words in immediate or near succession; agree in initial letter or sound; make an alliteration.
- To use alliteration.
- n. One given to the use of alliteration.
- Formed by or showing alliteration: as, alliterate words.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. use alliteration as a form of poetry
Back-formation from alliteration.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)