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synonyms for nursery rhymes

  • cadence
  • poem
  • poetry
  • rhythm
  • tune
  • verse
  • alliteration
  • beat
  • couplet
  • doggerel
  • harmony
  • measure
  • meter
  • ode
  • poesy
  • rune
  • song
  • half-rhyme
  • iambic pentameter
  • nursery rhyme
  • slant rhyme
  • vowel-chime
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antonyms for nursery rhymes

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How to use nursery rhymes in a sentence

Finding him awake, he sat by his side and, with the earnestness of a nursery-maid, patted him off to slumber.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Next morning Judy shouted that there was a rat in the nursery, and thus he forgot to tell her the wonderful news.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
They were standing over the cots in the nursery late at night, and I think that Mamma was crying softly.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
Black Sheep retreated to the nursery and read "Cometh up as a Flower" with deep and uncomprehending interest.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
He spent his time in the old nursery looking at the broken toys, for all of which account must be rendered to Mamma.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
He went into the nursery, unearthed the now-disused Noah's Ark, and sucked the paint off as many animals as remained.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
It was about a trifle, some little thing that she had put into rhyme for him; how many rhymes she had written for him this summer!
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
After what seemed a long time, Flora came out, and hastened to the nursery, giving her intelligence on the way.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
We passed through Banbury, whose cross, famous in nursery rhyme, is only modern.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
Since then "The Nursery" has been in regular use in our school; and we depend upon having a new number every month.
THE NURSERY, AUGUST 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 2VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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