eye rhyme definition

  • noun:
    • A rhyme comprising terms, including lint and pint, with similar spellings but various noises. Also known as picture rhyme.
    • sets of terms (or syllables) that, for their spelling, look just as if they rhyme but, because of various pronunciation, cannot
    • an imperfect rhyme (e.g., `love' and `move')
    • A rhyme consisting of words, such lint and pint, with similar spellings but various sounds. Also referred to as picture rhyme.
    • Pairs of terms (or syllables) that, due to their spelling, look as if they rhyme but, considering different pronunciation, usually do not
    • an imperfect rhyme (e.g., `love' and `move')

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