rhyme in which the stressed vowels and all following consonants and vowels are identical, but the consonants preceding the rhyming vowels are different, as in chain, brain; soul, pole.
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Words nearby full rhyme
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Example sentences from the Web for full rhyme
Its first beginnings are found in the Latin ecclesiastical hymns, and these soon developed into real or full-rhyme.A History of English Versification|Jakob Schipper