Diminished Rhyme


boat > know/although/apropos
gratitude > tissue/aircrew/interview


The diminished rhyme is in essence an additive rhyme in reverse. The search word's last consonant sound is ignored to create a perfect rhyme with respective mates.

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Definition of the diminished rhyme type.