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assonance
American English: /ˈæsənəns/
British English: /ˈas(ə)nəns/

Translation of assonance in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • Just look at (and, preferably, listen to) his use of assonance - repeated vowel sounds throughout a section.
    • First, it has the qualities of rhythm, alliteration, and assonance verging on rhyme that we might expect of a memorable turn of phrase.
    • In all of these cases, the deft repetitions and modulations of consonants and vowels with their subtle assonance and consonance compete for attention with the lines' actual content.

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