Rhyme

A rhyme (sometimes spelt rime) is a repetition of similar sounds in two or more words and is most often used in poetry and songs. The word "rhyme" may also refer to a short poem, such as a rhyming couplet or other brief rhyming poem such as nursery rhymes.

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Famous quotes containing the word rhyme:

    The rhyme of the poet
    Modulates the king’s affairs.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    I’ll rhyme you so eight years together, dinners and suppers
    and sleeping-hours excepted.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Come, fix upon me that accusing eye.
    I thirst for accusation. All that was sung.
    All that was said in Ireland is a lie
    Breed out of the contagion of the throng,
    Saving the rhyme rats hear before they die.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)