Repeated VOWEL sounds in words placed near each other, usually on the same or adjacent lines.
Repeated CONSONANT sounds at the ending of words placed near each other, usually on the same or adjacent lines.
A discordant series of harsh, unpleasant sounds that helps to convey disorder
A series of musically pleasant sounds, conveying a sense of harmony and beauty to the language
A word or phrase that can mean more than one thing, even in its context.
The dictionary definition of a word; its literal meaning apart from any associations or connotations
An understatement, used to lessen the effect of a statement; substituting something innocuous for something that might be offensive or hurtful
A figure of speech in which a person, place, or thing is referred to by something closely associated with it
Indicating a person, object, etc. by letting only a certain part represent the whole. Ex: All hands on deck