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Definition of Rhymes
RhymeRhyme Rhyme, n. [OE. ryme, rime, AS. r[=i]m number; akin to
OHG. r[=i]m number, succession, series, G. reim rhyme. The
modern sense is due to the influence of F. rime, which is of
German origin, and originally the same word.] [The Old
English spelling rime is becoming again common. See Note
1. An expression of thought in numbers, measure, or verse; a
composition in verse; a rhymed tale; poetry; harmony of
language. ``Railing rhymes.' --Daniel.
A ryme I learned long ago. --Chaucer.
He knew Himself to sing, and build the lofty rime.
2. (Pros.) Correspondence of sound in the terminating words
or syllables of two or more verses, one succeeding another
immediately or at no great distance. The words or
syllables so used must not begin with the same consonant,
or if one begins with a vowel the other must begin with a
consonant. The vowel sounds and accents must be the same,
as also the sounds of the final consonants if there be
For rhyme with reason may dispense, And sound has
right to govern sense. --Prior.
3. Verses, usually two, having this correspondence with each
other; a couplet; a poem containing rhymes.
4. A word answering in sound to another word.
Female rhyme. See under Female.
Male rhyme. See under Male.
Rhyme or reason, sound or sense.
Rhyme royal (Pros.), a stanza of seven decasyllabic verses,
of which the first and third, the second, fourth, and
fifth, and the sixth and seventh rhyme. RhymeRhyme Rhyme, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rhymed;p. pr. & vb. n.
Rhyming.] [OE. rimen, rymen, AS. r[=i]man to count: cf. F.
rimer to rhyme. See Rhyme, n.]
1. To make rhymes, or verses. ``Thou shalt no longer ryme.'
There marched the bard and blockhead, side by side,
Who rhymed for hire, and patronized for pride.
2. To accord in rhyme or sound.
And, if they rhymed and rattled, all was well.
Rhyme Rhyme, v. t.
1. To put into rhyme. --Sir T. Wilson.
2. To influence by rhyme.
Hearken to a verser, who may chance Rhyme thee to
Meaning of Rhymes from wikipedia
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- of Public Enemy
gave him the moniker Busta Rhymes
NFL and CFL wide receiver George
. He is best known
for his outlandish style
- Halliwell, and Sir Walter
Scott. The following
is a list of English nursery rhymes
. Children's literature portal
List of playground songs
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- century. The term Mother Goose rhymes
with nursery rhymes
. From the mid-16th century nursery rhymes begin
to be recorded
Bay Rays. Rhymes
in Houston, Texas
and has an identical
twin brother named
Jonathan.As a young child Rhymes first
- multisyllabic rhymes
as compound rhymes
, polysyllable rhymes
, and sometimes colloquially
in hip-hop as multies) are rhymes
- A rhyme scheme
is the pattern
at the end of each line of a poem or song. It is usually referred
to by using letters
to indicate which
27, 1962) is a retired professional American football
wide receiver. Rhymes
grew up in Liberty
City, an inner
- identical rhymes
or identicals). Homophones, being words
of different meaning
pronunciation, are an example
of identical rhyme
. Half rhyme
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