Definition of Alliterative. Meaning of Alliterative. Synonyms of Alliterative

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Definition of Alliterative

Alliterative
Alliterative Al*lit"er*a*tive (?; 277), a. Pertaining to, or characterized by, alliteration; as, alliterative poetry. -- Al*lit"er*a*tive*ly, adv. -- Al*lit"er*a*tive*ness, n.

Meaning of Alliterative from wikipedia

- In prosody, alliterative verse is a form of verse that uses alliteration as the prin****l ornamental device to help indicate the underlying metrical structure...
- tongue-twister rhyme Betty Botter by Carolyn Wells is an example of alliterative composition: "Betty Botter bought a bit of butter, but she said, this...
- The Alliterative Revival is a term adopted by academics to refer to the resurgence of poetry using the alliterative verse form in Middle English between...
- The Alliterative Morte Arthure is a 4346-line Middle English alliterative poem, retelling the latter part of the legend of King Arthur. Dating from about...
- airport's terminals. According to Cunningham, "I chose wiki-wiki as an alliterative substitute for 'quick' and thereby avoided naming this stuff quick-web...
- similarities with epic poetry, and often include stanzas or whole poems in alliterative verse embedded in the text. The main meanings of the Old Norse word saga...
- Mordred's aunt. In the Historia and certain other texts, such as the Alliterative Morte Arthure reimagination of the Historia where Mordred is portra****...
- Bēowulf  [ˈbeːowulf]) is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3,182 alliterative lines. It is one of the most important works of Old English literature...
- the beheading game and the exchange of winnings. Written in stanzas of alliterative verse, each of which ends in a rhyming bob and wheel, it draws on Welsh...
- m****cript dating from the late 10th century. It counts 115 lines of alliterative verse. As is often the case in Anglo-Saxon verse, the composer and compiler...
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