beginning rhyme


: rhyme at the beginning of successive lines of verse

Word History

First Known Use

1886, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of beginning rhyme was in 1886

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“Beginning rhyme.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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