alliterator

noun

al·​lit·​er·​a·​tor
-ātə-
plural -s
: one that alliterates especially extensively or characteristically

Word History

Etymology

alliteration + -or

First Known Use

1755, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alliterator was in 1755

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“Alliterator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alliterator. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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