unalliterative

alliterative

[uh-lit-uh-rey-tiv, -er-uh-tiv]
adjective
pertaining to or characterized by alliteration: alliterative verse.

Origin:
1755–65; alliterat(ion) + -ive

alliteratively, adverb
alliterativeness, noun
nonalliterative, adjective
nonalliteratively, adverb
nonalliterativeness, noun
unalliterative, adjective
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alliterative

adjective
having the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable; "alliterative verse" 
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