Words that rhyme with golf
Does Wolf rhyme with golf?
Wolf. Chances are, you’re not going to need to come up with a rhyme for the word “wolf.” “Golf” is not going to work and neither will “Ralph.” If you really need to go for it, be like Duran Duran in their ’80s hit “Hungry like the Wolf.” Rhyme everything except the title and chorus! No rhymes needed!
Is L silent in golf?
Before we embark on the etymology of golf, something should be said about the pronunciation of the word. Golf does not rhyme with wolf (because long ago w changed the vowel following it), but in the speech of some people it rhymes with oaf, and “goafers” despises everyone who would allow l to creep in between o and f.
Does circle rhyme purple?
Yes, “purple” rhymes with “circle,” but it is not a perfect rhyme. It is a type of near rhyme called a generic rhyme. In a generic rhyme the vowel sounds are identical, while the consonants are not exactly identical, but belong generically to the same phonetic group.
What words Cannot be rhymed?
There are many words that have no rhyme in the English language. “Orange” is only the most famous. Other words that have no rhyme include: silver, purple, month, ninth, pint, wolf, opus, dangerous, marathon and discombobulate.