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end rhyme

noun Prosody.
  1. rhyme of the terminal syllables of lines of poetry.
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Historical Examples of end rhyme

  • End-rhyme has been used occasionally; internal rhyme, sporadically.


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  • But can this influence explain the gradually increasing use of end-rhyme in some OE.

  • The first mark of this influence was that end-rhyme and strophic formation was forced upon many alliterative poems.

  • The poetry of the language employed head-rhyme or alliteration, and not end-rhyme, as we do now.