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al•lit•er•ate



Pronunciation: (u-lit'u-rāt"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/alliterate.html on line 77 [key]
v., -at•ed, -at•ing.


v.i.
1. to show alliteration: In “Round and round the rugged rock the ragged rascal ran,” the “r” alliterates.
2. to use alliteration: Swinburne often alliterates.

v.t.
to compose or arrange with alliteration: He alliterates the “w's” in that line.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/alliterate.html on line 136 alliterate (Thesaurus)

 

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