al•lit•er•atePronunciation: (u-lit'u-rāt"), [key]
—v., -at•ed, -at•ing.
to show alliteration: In “Round and round the rugged rock the ragged rascal ran,” the “r” alliterates.
to use alliteration: Swinburne often alliterates.
to compose or arrange with alliteration: He alliterates the “w's” in that line.
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