assonant assonant

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having the same sound (especially the same vowel sound) occurring in successive stressed syllables
  2. (adj) having the same vowel sound occurring with different consonants in successive words or stressed syllables

Usage(s):

  • To brassily assonant music, he rages at a social landscape scarred by greed, fame % mongering, obsessive love -- all the strategies of self.
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amalgamation amalgamation
/ə ˌmæl ɡə ˈmeɪ ʃən /