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See definition of assonant on Dictionary.com
  • as inmelodious/melodic
  • as inmelodious

synonyms for assonant

  • accordant
  • agreeable
  • canorous
  • clear
  • concordant
  • dulcet
  • euphonic
  • euphonious
  • harmonic
  • in tune
  • mellifluous
  • mellow
  • pleasing
  • resonant
  • silvery
  • soft
  • songful
  • sweet
  • sweet-sounding
  • symphonic
  • symphonious
  • tuned
  • tuneful
  • well-tuned
  • melodic
  • tuneful
  • musical
  • accordant
  • agreeable
  • clear
  • dulcet
  • euphonious
  • mellifluous
  • mellow
  • pleasing
  • resonant
  • soft
  • sweet
  • symphonic
  • euphonic
  • harmonic
  • symphonious
  • canorous
  • concordant
  • in tune
  • silvery
  • songful
  • sweet-sounding
  • tuned
  • well tuned
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antonyms for assonant

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  • cacophonous
  • discordant
  • grating
  • harsh
  • inharmonious
  • unmusical
  • inharmonious
  • grating
  • discordant
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How to use assonant in a sentence

Most of it is in the difficult assonant or vowel rhyme, hardly ever previously attempted in our language.
POEMSDENIS FLORENCE MACCARTHY
Bel crouches—as men have crouched to Bel; Nebo cowers—a stronger verb than crouches, but assonant to it, like cower to crouch.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLEGEORGE ADAM SMITH
It is written in the assonant, or vowel rhyme, that was universal among European nations in the early stage of their civilization.
NATIONAL EPICSKATE MILNER RABB
The versification is careless; when rhyme hampered the poet he dropped it, and used instead the assonant rhyme.
NATIONAL EPICSKATE MILNER RABB
I observed no instance of the assonant rhyme; but there are several glosses, or, in the Portuguese word, grosas.
INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES, VOL. 1HENRY HALLAM
Edom means red, and Bossrah is assonant to Bsser, a vinedresser.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLEGEORGE ADAM SMITH
All rhymes and all approaches to rhyme, form the assonant metres.
THE ENGLISH LANGUAGEROBERT GORDON LATHAM
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ASSONANT

  • accordant
  • agreeable
  • assonant
  • canorous
  • clear
  • concordant
  • dulcet
  • euphonic
  • euphonious
  • harmonic
  • in tune
  • mellifluous
  • mellow
  • melodic
  • musical
  • pleasing
  • resonant
  • silvery
  • soft
  • songful
  • sweet
  • sweet-sounding
  • symphonic
  • symphonious
  • tuned
  • tuneful
  • well tuned
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.