Examples from the Web for alliterative
Even his alliterative name had mythic qualities: Ben Bradlee.
Like Sigurd and Gudrún, The Fall of Arthur is in alliterative verse, a mode last fashionable in the 14th century.
“More Mitt,” as Politico reported at least has the virtue of alliterative succinctness.How Mitt Romney Can Win the First Debate With Obama|Robert Shrum|September 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Wat Wynk: an alliterative nick-name like Nicholl Nedy in l. 405.
Thus we have traced the alliterative measure so low as the sixteenth century.
The first attempt at a theory of the metrical structure of the alliterative line was made by Lachmann.
And Mr. Jones, like some wiser people, was the more pleased with his formula that it had an alliterative sound.The Hoosier Schoolmaster|Edward Eggleston
But there is a great difference among the alliterative romances.Medieval English Literature|William Paton Ker