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Definition of the adverb alliteratively
What does alliteratively mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- in an alliterative manner
- example: the early Norse poets wrote alliteratively
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The Film Snob*s Dictionary (2006)
An Essential Lexicon of Filmological Knowledge by David Kamp, Lawrence Levi
ind liter on wound up directing such gigantic Westerns is Red River, The B1gSky Rio Bravo, and Rio Lobo Henry Hathaway was the alliteratively nimed filmmaker ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
alliteratively (a-lit' e-rā-tiv-li), adv. In an alliterative manner; with alliteration. Vowels were employed alliteratively much less often than consonants. Trans. Amer. Philol. Ass., XV. 64. alliterativeness (a-lit' e-rá-tiv-nes), n. The uality of being ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
alliteratively (a-lit' e-rá-tiv-li), adv. alliterative manner; with alliteration. Vowels were employed alliteratively much less often than consonants . Trans. Amer. Philol. Ass., XV. 64. alliterativeness (a-lit' e-rā-tiv-nes), n. The uality of ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
The resemblance to care, with which cark is alliteratively associated, is accidental.] 11>. A load; a burden' a weight; specificall ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Vowels were employed alliteratively much less often than consonants. Trans. Amer. Philol. Ass., XV. 64. alliterativeness (a-lit' e-rá-tiv-nes), n. The uality of being alliterative. terator (a-lit' e-rā-tor), n. alliteration. We all know Shakspere's jokes on ...
—Bliss and bale are often alliteratively opposed; also Boot and bale. [A.S. bealu; Old High Ger. balo; Ice. böl.] Bale,bāl, n. (arch.—Morris) afire, funeral pyre: (Scot.) abeaconfire. —n.Bale′fire,ablazing fire: a beaconfire:a bonfire.
by Ernest Weekley
often contrasted alliteratively with hoot, profit, and hliss. Ohs. hy 16oo, but revived by mod. romantics. Hence haleful. Balefire, often understood as belonging to the same word and hence wrongly used, is AS. h&lfy'r, from hotel, hlase, ...
by Robert Allen
Fish and fowl are regularly paired alliteratively (sometimes with the addition or alternative of flesh or fruit) in literature of the 17th cent., and provide a rich feast off words representing a variety of things. Shakespeare in 1 Henry IV (1596) ...
by John Kenneth Muir
Additionally, the new film would countenance no connection to the DC universe besides the new catwoman, named alliteratively, Patience Phillips. On the contrary, the film would feature absolutely no mention of Batman, Robin, Huntress, the ...
by Eric Partridge
whether it's PittStreetor Christmas or, alliteratively, Palm Sunday, and (inVictoria) whetherit's Tuesday or BourkeStreet: these are from midC20, and arelistedin Wilkes.Inthis samegeneral 'family' comes ...
2,856 Words You Must Know by Mark Phillips
In September 1993, when 50 radio talk show hosts were assembled at the White House to hear administration officials' views on health care reform, journalist Howard Kurtz alliteratively described the scene as “a sea of spin, a mélange ...
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