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rhyme

(rīm)
1. Correspondence in sound of the ends of words, e.g., smell, well, and foretell.
2. A poem in rhyme.
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He so often disturbed Pelisson, that the latter, raising his head, crossly said, "At least, La Fontaine, supply me with a rhyme, since you have the run of the gardens at Parnassus.
Remember that a rhyme is never good so long as one can find a better.
Yes, my friend," he added, with increasing grief, "it seems that I rhyme in a slovenly manner.
in the plural, my dear Pelisson," said La Fontaine, clapping his hand on the shoulder of his friend, whose insult he had quite forgotten, "and they will rhyme.
Well, if you can rhyme so well, La Fontaine," said Pelisson, "tell me now in what way you would begin my prologue?
Sometimes even in translation the rhyme may be kept, as:--
At times, too, Layamon has neither rhyme nor alliteration in his lines, sometimes he has both, so that his poem is a link between the old poetry and the new.
In this new gameshow, he'll be swapping tangos for tongue-twisters, waltzes for wordplay and the rumba for rhyming as contestants try to find rhymes in all sorts of places.
Maybe I'm a philistine But I like a poem when it rhymes Then who am I to say Poetry should be this way?
7) McDonald bases his censure of Swinburne's form on the earlier assessments of both the Edwardian poet Edward Thomas, who lamented that Swinburne's language was "produced apparently by submission to rhyme, not mastery over it," and Ezra Pound, who condemned Swinburne's rhymes as "mechanical," that is, thoughtless and unoriginal.
a word that rhymes with 'cheek', has the same meaning as 'mountain' and has one letter different from 'pear', would be 'peak'.