Definition of perfect rhyme in US English:

perfect rhyme

noun

  • 1The rhyme exemplified by homonyms, such as bear/bare or wear/where.

  • 2Rhyme in which different consonants are followed by identical vowel and consonant sounds, such as in moon and June.

    • ‘Who else could convince us that the perfect rhyme for ‘girlies ‘is ‘earlies‘?’