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thronging
crowding into
voluminously
fully; in great volume
palpitating
beating rapidly; throbbing
paean
song of joy, triumph, etc.
tremulous
quivering
languid
drooping; weak
spume
foam; froth
whetted
sharpened
cataract
a large waterfall
inaccessible
impossible to reach or enter
deem
consider
foreshadowing
sign of something to come
assonance
repetition of vowel sounds but not consonant sounds as in alliteration
musical devices
Refers to the way poets use the sound of words to enrich their poetry
alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant sound usually at the start of words
thronging
crowding into
voluminously
fully; in great volume
palpitating
beating rapidly; throbbing
paean
song of joy, triumph, etc.
tremulous
quivering
languid
drooping; weak
spume
foam; froth
whetted
sharpened
cataract
a large waterfall
inaccessible
impossible to reach or enter
deem
consider
foreshadowing
sign of something to come
assonance
repetition of vowel sounds but not consonant sounds as in alliteration
musical devices
Refers to the way poets use the sound of words to enrich their poetry
alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant sound usually at the start of words