Definition of masculine rhyme noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


masculine rhyme

BrE BrE//ˌmæskjəlɪn ˈraɪm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmæskjəlɪn ˈraɪm//
[uncountable, countable] (specialist)
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a rhyme between words that have the emphasis on the last syllable, for example ‘unite’ and ‘excite’ compare feminine rhyme
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: masculine rhyme