from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Rhyme that occurs within a line of verse, as in "the grains beyond age, the dark veins of her mother” ( Dylan Thomas).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The rhyming of words (in modern English poetry) or of stressed syllables (in old Germanic poetry) within the same line of a verse.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a rhyme between words in the same line
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.