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List of near rhymes for the word: back

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Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
bachbachthe music of Bach; "he played Bach on the organ"
backback(American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
BaicBaicthe Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan
bakebakecook and make edible by putting in a hot oven; "bake the potatoes"
balkbalkan illegal pitching motion while runners are on base
baulkbaulkone of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof
beakbeakhorny projecting mouth of a bird
beckbecka beckoning gesture
bikebikea wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
bockbocka very strong lager traditionally brewed in the fall and aged through the winter for consumption in the spring
bookbookphysical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
BuckBuckmature male of various mammals (especially deer or antelope)
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Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
abackabackby surprise; "taken aback by the caustic remarks"
bankbookbankbooka record of deposits and withdrawals and interest held by depositors at certain banks
blackbuckblackbuckcommon Indian antelope with a dark back and spiral horns
blowbackblowbackmisinformation resulting from the recirculation into the source country of disinformation previously planted abroad by that country's intelligence service
bushbuckbushbuckantelope with white markings like a harness and twisted horns
buybackbuybackthe act of purchasing back something previously sold
callbackcallbacka request by the manufacturer of a defective product to return the product (as for replacement or repair)
call-backcall-backthe recall of an employee after a layoff
checkbookcheckbooka book issued to holders of checking accounts
clambakeclambakea cookout at the seashore where clams and fish and other foods are cooked--usually on heated stones covered with seaweed
clawbackclawbackfinding a way to take money back from people that they were given in another way; "the Treasury will find some clawback for the extra benefits members received"
cookbookcookbooka book of recipes and cooking directions
crookbackcrookbacka person whose back is hunched because of abnormal curvature of the upper spine
cubiccubichaving three dimensions
cutbackcutbacka reduction in quantity or rate
daybookdaybookan accounting journal as a physical object; "he bought a new daybook"
debauchdebaucha wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity
dibbukdibbuk(Jewish folklore) a demon that enters the body of a living person and controls that body's behavior
diebackdiebacka disease of plants characterized by the gradual dying of the young shoots starting at the tips and progressing to the larger branches
drawbackdrawbackthe quality of being a hindrance; "he pointed out all the drawbacks to my plan"
dybbukdybbuk(Jewish folklore) a demon that enters the body of a living person and controls that body's behavior
fallbackfallbackto break off a military action with an enemy
fatbackfatbacksalt pork from the back of a hog carcass
feedbackfeedbackresponse to an inquiry or experiment
finbackfinbacklarge flat-headed whalebone whale having deep furrows along the throat; of Atlantic and Pacific
flashbackflashbacka transition (in literary or theatrical works or films) to an earlier event or scene that interrupts the normal chronological development of the story
fullbackfullback(American football) the position of a back on a football team
gemsbokgemsboklarge South African oryx with a broad black band along its flanks
gemsbuckgemsbucklarge South African oryx with a broad black band along its flanks
graybackgraybacka sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
greenbackgreenbacka piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"
greybackgreybacka sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
grosbeakgrosbeakany of various finches of Europe or America having a massive and powerful bill
grossbeakgrossbeakany of various finches of Europe or America having a massive and powerful bill
halfbackhalfback(American football) the position of a back on a football team
halfbeakhalfbeaktropical and subtropical marine and freshwater fishes having an elongated body and long protruding lower jaw
handbookhandbooka concise reference book providing specific information about a subject or location
hardbackhardbacka book with cardboard or cloth or leather covers
hardbakehardbakea British sweet made with molasses and butter and almonds
hatchbackhatchbacka sloping rear car door that is lifted to open
hogbackhogbacka narrow ridge of hills
hornbookhornbooka primer that provides instruction in the rudiments or basic skills of a branch of knowledge
hunchbackhunchbacka person whose back is hunched because of abnormal curvature of the upper spine
hymnbookhymnbooka songbook containing a collection of hymns
kickbackkickbacka commercial bribe paid by a seller to a purchasing agent in order to induce the agent to enter into the transaction
laid-backlaid-backunhurried and relaxed; "a mellow conversation"
limbiclimbicof or relating to or forming a limbus
logbooklogbooka book in which the log is written
LubbockLubbocka city in northwest Texas to the south of Amarillo
LubeckLubecka city in northwestern Germany and an important Baltic port; a leading member of the Hanseatic League
matchbookmatchbooka small folder of paper safety matches
mossbackmossbackan extremely old-fashioned conservative
obecheobechelarge west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds; yields soft white to pale yellow wood
outbackoutbackthe bush country of the interior of Australia
passbookpassbooka record of deposits and withdrawals and interest held by depositors at certain banks
paybackpaybackthe act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life; "Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord"--Romans 12:19; "For vengeance I would do nothing. This nation is too great to look for mere revenge"--James Garfield; "he swore vengeance on the man who betrayed him"; "the swiftness of divine retribution"
phobicphobicsuffering from irrational fears
pinchbeckpinchbeckan alloy of copper and zinc that is used in cheap jewelry to imitate gold
playbackplaybackthe act of reproducing recorded sound; "he was allowed to hear the playback of his testimony"
playbookplaybooka scheme or set of strategies for conducting a business campaign or a political campaign; "they borrowed a page from the playbook of the opposition"
plumbicplumbicrelating to or consisting of lead
promptbookpromptbookthe copy of the playscript used by the prompter
prongbuckprongbuckfleet antelope-like ruminant of western North American plains with small branched horns
pubicpubicrelating or near the pubis; "pubic bones"; "pubic hair"
pullbackpullback(military) the act of pulling back (especially an orderly withdrawal of troops); "the pullback is expected to be over 25,000 troops"
push-bikepush-bikea bicycle that must be pedaled
QuebecQuebecthe largest province of Canada; a French colony from 1663 to 1759 when it was lost to the British
rebukerebukean act or expression of criticism and censure; "he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face"
rhombicrhombicresembling a rhombus
roadbookroadbooka guidebook describing the roads of a country; contains maps and (sometimes) a gazetteer
roebuckroebuckmale roe deer
rollbackrollbackreducing prices back to some earlier level
rossbachrossbacha battle in the Seven Years' War (1757); Prussian forces under Frederick the Great defeated the armies of France and Austria
sawbucksawbucka framework for holding wood that is being sawed
schoolbookschoolbooka book prepared for use in schools or colleges; "his economics textbook is in its tenth edition"; "the professor wrote the text that he assigned students to buy"
setbacksetbackan unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating
sketchbooksketchbooka book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn
slingbackslingbacka shoe that has a strap that wraps around the heel
softbacksoftbacka book with paper covers
songbooksongbooka book containing a collection of songs
springbokspringboka South African gazelle noted for springing lightly into the air
springbuckspringbucka South African gazelle noted for springing lightly into the air
steenboksteenboksmall plains antelope of southeastern Africa
SteinbeckSteinbeckUnited States writer noted for his novels about agricultural workers (1902-1968)
steinboksteinboksmall plains antelope of southeastern Africa
studbookstudbookofficial record of the pedigree of purebred animals especially horses
swaybackswaybackhaving abnormal sagging of the spine (especially in horses)
sweptbacksweptbackused of hair
tailbacktailback(American football) the position of the offensive back on a football team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage
tambactambacan alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding
textbooktextbooka book prepared for use in schools or colleges; "his economics textbook is in its tenth edition"; "the professor wrote the text that he assigned students to buy"
throwbackthrowbacka reappearance of an earlier characteristic
tiebacktiebacka device (as a decorative loop of cord or fabric) for holding or drawing something back; "the draperies were drawn to the sides by pullbacks"
tombactombacan alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding
tombaktombakan alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding
touchbacktouchback(American football) a play in which the opposing team has kicked the football into your end zone
UbykhUbykhan extinct Caucasian language spoken exclusively in Turkey
UsbekUsbekthe Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek
uzbakuzbakthe Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek
UzbekUzbekthe Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek
wetbackwetback(ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Mexican descent
wingbackwingback(American football) the position of the offensive back who lines up behind or outside the end
wordbookwordbooka reference book containing words (usually with their meanings)
workbookworkbooka student's book or booklet containing problems with spaces for solving them
yearbookyearbooka reference book that is published regularly once every year
zwiebackzwiebackslice of sweet raised bread baked again until it is brown and hard and crisp
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Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
acerbicacerbicharsh or corrosive in tone; "an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"; "a barrage of acid comments"; "her acrid remarks make her many enemies"; "bitter words"; "blistering criticism"; "caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics"; "a sulfurous denunciation"; "a vitriolic critique"
aerobicaerobicdepending on free oxygen or air; "aerobic fermentation"
alembicalembican obsolete kind of container used for distillation; two retorts connected by a tube
amebicamebicpertaining to or resembling amoebae; "amoebic dysentery"
amoebicamoebicpertaining to or resembling amoebae; "amoebic dysentery"
ArabicArabicthe Semitic language of the Arabs; spoken in a variety of dialects
back-to-backback-to-backone after the other; "back-to-back home runs"
barebackbarebackriding without a saddle; "a bareback rider"
canvasbackcanvasbackNorth American wild duck valued for sport and food
casebookcasebooka book in which detailed written records of a case are kept and which are a source of information for subsequent work
chequebookchequebooka book issued to holders of checking accounts
cherubiccherubichaving a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub; "an angelic smile"; "a cherubic face"; "looking so seraphic when he slept"; "a sweet disposition"
comebackcomebackreturn by a celebrity to some previously successful activity
copybookcopybooka book containing models of good penmanship; used in teaching penmanship
cornerbackcornerbacka defensive football player stationed outside the linebackers
DubuqueDubuquea town in eastern Iowa on the Mississippi River
guidebookguidebooksomething that offers basic information or instruction
hollow-backhollow-backan abnormal inward (forward) curvature of the vertebral column
horsebackhorsebackthe back of a horse
huckabackhuckabacktoweling consisting of coarse absorbent cotton or linen fabric
iambiciambica verse line consisting of iambs
ladder-backladder-backthe backrest of a chair that consists of two uprights with connecting slats
leatherbackleatherbackwide-ranging marine turtle with flexible leathery carapace; largest living turtle
lobsterbacklobsterbackBritish soldier; so-called because of his red coat (especially during the American Revolution)
microbicmicrobicof or involving or caused by or being microbes; "microbial warfare"
minibikeminibikesmall motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebars
motorbikemotorbikesmall motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebars
notebooknotebooka small compact portable computer
OffenbachOffenbachFrench composer of many operettas and an opera (1819-1880)
ovenbakeovenbakebake in an oven; "ovenbake this chicken"
paperbackpaperbacka book with paper covers
phonebookphonebooka directory containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers and their telephone numbers
pig-a-backpig-a-backon the back or shoulder or astraddle on the hip; "she carried her child piggyback"
piggybackpiggybackthe act of carrying something piggyback
pocketbookpocketbooka container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women); "she reached into her bag and found a comb"
prayerbookprayerbooka book containing prayers
pricklebackpricklebacksmall (2-4 inches) pugnacious mostly scaleless spiny-backed fishes of northern fresh and littoral waters having elaborate courtship; subjects of much research
quarterbackquarterback(American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team; "quarterback is the most important position on the team"
razorbackrazorbackany of several baleen whales of the family Balaenopteridae having longitudinal grooves on the throat and a small pointed dorsal fin
saddlebacksaddlebacka double sloping roof with a ridge and gables at each end
saprobicsaprobicliving in or being an environment rich in organic matter but lacking oxygen
silverbacksilverbackan adult male gorilla with grey hairs across the back
sticklebacksticklebacksmall (2-4 inches) pugnacious mostly scaleless spiny-backed fishes of northern fresh and littoral waters having elaborate courtship; subjects of much research
storybookstorybooka book containing a collection of stories (usually for children)
syllabicsyllabic(of speech sounds) forming the nucleus of a syllable; "the syllabic 'nl' in 'riddle'"
waterbuckwaterbuckany of several large African antelopes of the genus Kobus having curved ridged horns and frequenting e.g. swamps and rivers
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Rhymes with 4 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
acrophobicacrophobicsuffering from acrophobia; abnormally afraid of high places
ahorsebackahorsebacktraveling on horseback; "a file of men ahorseback passed by"
algophobicalgophobicsuffering from algophobia; abnormally afraid of pain
anaerobicanaerobicliving or active in the absence of free oxygen; "anaerobic bacteria"
anglophobicanglophobiccharacterized by Anglophobia
aquaphobicaquaphobicabnormally afraid of water
biofeedbackbiofeedbacka training program in which a person is given information about physiological processes (heart rate or blood pressure) that is not normally available with the goal of gaining conscious control of them
claustrophobicclaustrophobicsuffering from claustrophobia; abnormally afraid of closed-in places
diamondbackdiamondbacklarge deadly rattlesnake with diamond-shaped markings
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