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  • I agree with Mueller. I play this game while out walking with my daughter. But then again, there's nothing really wrong with calling it "the rhyme game".

    November 8, 2007

  • Charles A. Mueller has suggested this term to describe such two-word rhyming phrases as hocus-pocus, funny money, and fat cat. He seemed to believe there was a lexical gap that needed filling; given the lack of general uptake of his coinage, not everyone seems to agree.

    November 8, 2007