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DICTIONARY OF RHYMES.
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leal meal
peal
peel
reel
seal
squeal
steal
steel
teal
veal
weal
wheal
wheel
zeal
anneal
appeal
conceal
congeal
repeal
reveal
tell
tale
till
team
extreme
teem
misdeem
theme
redeem
beseem
supreme
beteem *
htm
blaspheme
ethtn
esteem
name
EAMT
—EMPT
dreamt
contempt
tempt
exempt
attempt
EANf
—EEN
EALM—ELM
elm                     whelm
helm                   overwhelm
realm                film *
Words in een may be allowed to pass as almost perfect rhymes to bean.
EALTH
bean
clean
health
wealth
dean
stealth
commonwealth
e'en glean
EAM
-EEM
green keen
beam
ream
lean
bream
scheme
mean
cream
scream
mien
deem
seam
quean
dream
seem
queen
gleam
stream
screen
sheen
seen
skein
spleen
teen
wean
ween
yean§
between
canteen
careen
convene
demean
* Obsolete: to bestow, permit, suffer.
So loving to my mother, That he might not beteem the winds of heaven Visit her face too roughly.
Shakspcre. \ A sordid god, down from his hoary chin
A length of beard descends, uncomb'd, unclean.
Dryden. \ A worthless woman, a strumpet. A witch, a quean, an old cozening quean.
S'nakspere.
In Scotland the word is used not in a bad sense:— O, she was a dainty quean.Old Song. I To bring forth young, to lamb. Used by Dryden,






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