Meaning of alliterate
Pronunciation: (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.
- alliterate (Thesaurus)