internal rhyme love


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.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.