rhyme with

rhyme something with something

[for someone] to make one word rhyme with another word. I need to rhyme tree with some other word. Any suggestions? Can I rhyme good with food?
See also: rhyme

rhyme with something

[for a word] to rhyme with another word. You can't use house in that line of the poem, because it doesn't rhyme with mice. The last word in your poem doesn't rhyme with any other word in the poem!
See also: rhyme
References in classic literature ?
He said she would slap down a line, and if she couldn't find anything to rhyme with it would just scratch it out and slap down another one, and go ahead.
To explore this effect further, we isolated nonadjacent rhyming pairs: these are lines 3,4, and 12, which rhyme with lines 1, 2, and 9, respectively.
The Taipei School reconstructs absolutely CVC-structured roots, for example, the *-ag rime for the rhyme group of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], in order to fit the facts that this rhyme group could often rhyme with the rhyme group of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (*-ak), thus there is no open syllable in this lect (Li 1971).
In rhymed texts, *-a can easily rhyme with *-ga (/g/ can be either [g] or [k]).
Sometimes, the Spanish words rhyme with Spanish words; sometimes, Spanish and English rhyme, and sometimes, English rhymes with English.
99) offers fun drawings by Renata Gallio as it tells of Sidney, who loves to write rhyming poems for his friends' birthdays until he realizes his own name doesn't rhyme with anything.
Only 36% of the parents surveyed regularly read nursery rhymes with their children, while almost a quarter admitted to having never sung a nursery rhyme with their child.
95), following the chaotic action on an animal-driven racetrack which matches a classic rhyme with uncommon action.
I mean, who'd have thought it could rhyme with Zimbabwe?
From this we can infer that at the time of the Qieyun, when jian [Chinese Text Omitted] did not rhyme with gan [Chinese Text Omitted], the rhymes later placed in Grade II had a front vowel and that in the language of the rhyme tables this had already developed a palatal on-glide and lowered to rhyme with the vowel in gan [Chinese Text Omitted].
It remains to add that by extension words which end in vowels can be rhymed by a consistent system in which round vowels rhyme with one another--"now/throw," or "clue/saw"; as can closed vowels--"be/why" or "stay/cloy"; and, that the disyllabic rhyme so sticks out in English that it can acceptably be made a step more approximate, as in "bitter/enter/blunder"--perhaps it must be made more approximate, in order to avoid the comic feeling of limerick, or of W.
At the same time, if you want to read these four lines in a way that foregrounds the two halves that rhyme with each other, you have to indicate in some way a stronger halt at the end of the even than at the end of the odd lines.
Table 6: Effects of End-Rhyme and Alliteration on the Etymology of the Stressed Words in Pearl, as Shown by Percentages No Alliteration, No Rhyme With Alliteration With Rhyme English 74.
In 1919 John Livingston Lowes stated confidently, "[r]hymes, of course, are an accident rather than an essential of poetry" (159); and 40 years later Monroe Beardsley in a fuller theoretical context dismissed rhyme with like decisiveness: "It is not necessary for us to deal with homophony [that is, end-rhyme, alliteration, assonance] in detail.
1) Furthermore, when Milton aligns himself with "ancient liberty" while associating rhyme with "vexation, hindrance, and constraint" as well as calling it a "troublesome and modern bondage," although there is a historical and cultural context invoked, the essential opposition here is not ancient to modern, but liberty to bondage.