Entertainment / Literature / Cliché Rhyme: Cliché rhymes are rhymes that are considered trite or predictable. They include love and dove, moon and June, trees and breeze. Sometimes, to avoid cliché rhymes, poets will go to hyperbolic lengths, such as the trisyllabic rhymes in Lord Byron's Don Juan.
Cliche Adjective Synonyms: stereotype, bromide, trite saying, old saw or maxim, truism, platitude, commonplace, banality, chestnut
Rhyme Adjective Synonyms: rime, poem, poetry, verse, versification, metrical composition, song
Entertainment / Literature / Near Rhyme: Another term for inexact rhyme or slant rhyme. MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Pararhyme: Wilfred Owen's term for a slant rhyme. An example appears in his poem, 'Strange Meeting,' in which Owen rhymes words like years / yours and tigress / progress. MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Perfect Rhyme: Another term for exact rhyme or true rhyme. See exact rhyme. MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Rhyme: Also spelled rime, rhyme is a matching similarity of sounds in two or more words, especially when their accented vowels and all succeeding consonants are identical. For instance, the word-pairs listed MORE