rime suffisante

rime suffisante

[reem sy-fee-zahnt]
plural rimes suffisantes [reem sy-fee-zahnt] . French.
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rime suffisante

in French and English prosody, end rhyme produced by agreement in sound of an accented final vowel and following final consonant or consonants, if any. Examples of rimes suffisantes in English include the rhymes ship/dip and flee/see. It is distinguished from rime riche.

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