• having similar sounds, ending with the same sound
• composition of rhymes, act of writing words or lines of poetry that end in similar sounds
• literary work written in rhyming lines
• rhyming slang is a colloquial form of language in which you do not use the normal word for something, but say a word or phrase that rhymes with it instead. for example, in cockney rhyming slang `apples and pears' means `stairs'.
• rhymed words which do not match exactly in their syllables and intonation