Thesaurus / assonant

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I observed no instance of the assonant rhyme; but there are several glosses, or, in the Portuguese word, grosas.

Edom means red, and Bossrah is assonant to Bsser, a vinedresser.

The Expositor's BibleGeorge Adam Smith

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

All rhymes and all approaches to rhyme, form the assonant metres.

The English LanguageRobert Gordon Latham

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

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