Near rhymes dictionary


List of near rhymes for the word: idiot


Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
DATDATa digital tape recording of sound
datedatesweet edible fruit of the date palm with a single long woody seed
debtdebtan obligation to pay or do something
ditditthe shorter of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
dotdotstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
dotedoteshower with love; show excessive affection for; "Grandmother dotes on her the twins"
doubtdoubtuncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something; "the dubiousness of his claim"; "there is no question about the validity of the enterprise"
duetduet(ballet) a dance for two people (usually a ballerina and a danseur noble)

Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
aditadita nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine
auditaudita methodical examination or review of a condition or situation; "he made an audit of all the plants on his property"; "an energy efficiency audit"; "an email log audit"
backdatebackdatemake effective from an earlier date; "The increase in tax was backdated to January"
banditbanditan armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band
bedightbedightdecorate; "deck the halls with holly"
cadetcadeta military trainee (as at a military academy)
caudatecaudateamphibians that resemble lizards
chordatechordateany animal of the phylum Chordata having a notochord or spinal column
conduitconduita passage (a pipe or tunnel) through which water or electric wires can pass; "the computers were connected through a system of conduits"
cordatecordate(of a leaf) shaped like a heart
corditecorditeexplosive powder (nitroglycerin and guncotton and petrolatum) dissolved in acetone and dried and extruded in brown cords
creditcreditused in the phrase `to your credit' in order to indicate an achievement deserving praise; "she already had several performances to her credit";
cruditescruditesraw vegetables cut into bite-sized strips and served with a dip
dietdietthe act of restricting your food intake (or your intake of particular foods)
dried-outdried-outthoroughly dried out; "old boxes of desiccated Cuban cigars"; "dried-out boards beginning to split"
duetteduettea musical composition for two performers
editeditprepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting; "Edit a book on lexical semantics"; "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages"
foldoutfoldoutan oversize page that is folded in to a book or magazine
foredateforedateestablish something as being earlier relative to something else
godwitgodwitlarge wading bird that resembles a curlew; has a long slightly upturned bill
gradategradatepass imperceptibly from one degree, shade, or tone into another; "The paint on these walls gradates but you don't see it"
handouthandoutgiving money or food or clothing to a needy person
holdoutholdoutthe act of hiding playing cards in a gambling game so they are available for personal use later
ideateideateform a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case; "Can you conceive of him as the president?"
indictindictaccuse formally of a crime
inditeinditeproduce a literary work; "She composed a poem"; "He wrote four novels"
jadeitejadeitea hard green mineral consisting of sodium aluminum silicate in monoclinic crystalline form; a source of jade; found principally in Burma
LudditeLudditeone of the 19th century English workmen who destroyed laborsaving machinery that they thought would cause unemployment
mandatemandatethe commission that is given to a government and its policies through an electoral victory
misdatemisdateassign the wrong date to
old-hatold-hatout of fashion; "a suit of rather antique appearance"; "demode (or outmoded) attire"; "outmoded ideas"
pedatepedatehaving or resembling a foot
plauditplauditenthusiastic approval; "the book met with modest acclaim"; "he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd"; "they gave him more eclat than he really deserved"
predatepredateestablish something as being earlier relative to something else
punditpunditsomeone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
readoutreadoutan electronic device the displays information is a visual form
read-outread-outan electronic device the displays information is a visual form
redhotred-hotvery fast; capable of quick response and great speed; "a hot sports car"; "a blistering pace"; "got off to a hot start"; "in hot pursuit"; "a red-hot line drive"
red-hotred-hotvery fast; capable of quick response and great speed; "a hot sports car"; "a blistering pace"; "got off to a hot start"; "in hot pursuit"; "a red-hot line drive"
redoubtredoubtan entrenched stronghold or refuge
SadatSadatEgyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981)
sedatesedatecause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"
self-doubtself-doubtlack of self-confidence
sold-outsold-outhaving taken a bribe or bribes; "a sold-out politician"
spread-outspread-outespecially spread in a fan shape; "the peacock's fanned tail"; "the spread-out cards"
updateupdatenews that updates your information

Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
acaudateacaudatelacking a tail or taillike appendage
accreditaccreditascribe an achievement to; "She was not properly credited in the program"
almanditealmanditea deep red garnet consisting of iron aluminum silicate
andraditeandraditea garnet consisting of calcium iron silicate and having any color ranging from yellow and green to brown and black; used as gemstone
anecdoteanecdoteshort account of an incident (especially a biographical one)
antedateantedateestablish something as being earlier relative to something else
antidoteantidotea remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison
black-and-whiteblack-and-whitenot having or not capable of producing colors; "black-and-white film"; "a black-and-white TV"; "the movie was in black and white"
burned-outburned-outdestroyed or badly damaged by fire; "a row of burned houses"; "a charred bit of burnt wood"; "a burned-over site in the forest"; "barricaded the street with burnt-out cars"
candidatecandidatea politician who is running for public office
concordatconcordata signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
cuspidatecuspidatehaving cusps or points
denudatedenudatelay bare; "denude a forest"
discreditdiscreditthe state of being held in low esteem; "your actions will bring discredit to your name"; "because of the scandal the school has fallen into disrepute"
down-and-outdown-and-outa person who is destitute; "he tried to help the down-and-out"
eruditeeruditehaving or showing profound knowledge; "a learned jurist"; "an erudite professor"
expediteexpediteprocess fast and efficiently; "I will try to expedite the matter"
extraditeextraditehand over to the authorities of another country; "They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there"
exudateexudatea substance that oozes out from plant pores
fadeoutfadeouta slow or gradual disappearance
fecundatefecundateintroduce semen into (a female)
fluoridatefluoridatesubject to fluoridation; treat with fluoride; "fluoridized water"; "fluoridize the teeth of children"
GallaudetGallaudetUnited States educator who established the first free school in the United States for the hearing impaired (1787-1851)
graduategraduatea measuring instrument for measuring fluid volume; a glass container (cup or cylinder or flask) whose sides are marked with or divided into amounts
heulanditeheulanditea group of minerals of the zeolite family consisting of a hydrous aluminum silicate of sodium and calcium
hideouthideouta hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws
hundredweighthundredweighta British unit of weight equivalent to 112 pounds
idiotidiota person of subnormal intelligence
inundateinundatefill or cover completely, usually with water
knocked-outknocked-outdamaged; "the gym has some of the most knocked-out equipment since Vic Tanny"
lapidatelapidatethrow stones at; "Pilgrims lapidate a stone pillar in commemoration of Abraham's temptation"
lepidotelepidoterough to the touch; covered with scales or scurf
liquidateliquidateget rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing; "The mafia liquidated the informer"; "the double agent was neutralized"
mediatemediateact between parties with a view to reconciling differences; "He interceded in the family dispute"; "He mediated a settlement"
microdotmicrodotphotograph reduced to the size of a dot (usually for purposes of security)
out-and-outout-and-outcomplete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers; "absolute freedom"; "an absolute dimwit"; "a downright lie"; "out-and-out mayhem"; "an out-and-out lie"; "a rank outsider"; "many right-down vices"; "got the job through sheer persistence"; "sheer stupidity"
out-of-dateout-of-dateold; no longer valid or fashionable; "obsolete words"; "an obsolete locomotive"; "outdated equipment"; "superannuated laws"; "out-of-date ideas"
pentlanditepentlanditea mineral (iron and nickel sulphide) that is the chief ore of nickel
peridotperidota pale green variety of chrysolite; used as a gemstone
radiateradiatesend out real or metaphoric rays; "She radiates happiness"
reconditereconditedifficult to penetrate; incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge; "the professor's lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"; "a deep metaphysical theory"; "some recondite problem in historiography"
samizdatsamizdata system of clandestine printing and distribution of dissident or banned literature
subeditsubeditedit and correct (written or printed material)
transudatetransudatea substance that transudes
tricked-outtricked-outdecorated in a particular way; "tricked-out cupboards looking like Georgian cabinets"
troglodytetroglodytesomeone who lives in a cave
up-to-dateup-to-datereflecting the latest information or changes; "an up-to-date issue of the magazine"
validatevalidatemake valid or confirm the validity of; "validate a ticket"
vanadatevanadatea salt or ester of vanadic acid; an anion containing pentavalent vanadium
washed-outwashed-outhaving lost freshness or brilliance of color; "sun-bleached deck chairs"; "faded jeans"; "a very pale washed-out blue"; "washy colors"
zinnwalditezinnwalditea mica containing iron and lithium

Rhymes with 4 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
accommodateaccommodatemake fit for, or change to suit a new purpose; "Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country"
aphroditeaphroditegoddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Venus
argyroditeargyroditea rare steel-grey mineral consisting of silver and germanium and sulfur
bicuspidatebicuspidatehaving two cusps or points (especially a molar tooth); "bicuspid teeth"; "bicuspid leaves"
consolidateconsolidatemake firm or secure; strengthen; "consolidate one's gains"; "consolidate one's hold on first place"
copyeditcopyeditedit and correct (written or printed material)
dilapidatedilapidatefall into decay or ruin; "The unoccupied house started to decay"
elucidateelucidatemake free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
hermaphroditehermaphroditeone having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs; at birth an unambiguous assignment of male or female cannot be made
immediateimmediatevery close or connected in space or time; "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past"
inside-outinside-outwith the inside surface on the outside
intimidateintimidatemake timid or fearful; "Her boss intimidates her"
invalidateinvalidatetake away the legal force of or render ineffective; "invalidate a contract"
irradiateirradiateexpose to radiation; "irradiate food"
noncandidatenoncandidatesomeone who has announced they are not a candidate; especially a politician who has announced that he or she is not a candidate for some political office
postgraduatepostgraduatea student who continues studies after graduation
repudiaterepudiaterefuse to acknowledge, ratify, or recognize as valid; "The woman repudiated the divorce settlement"
right-side-outright-side-outof fabric or clothing
tricuspidatetricuspidatehaving three cusps or points (especially a molar tooth); "tricuspid molar"; "tricuspid valve"
urochordateurochordateprimitive marine animal having a saclike unsegmented body and a urochord that is conspicuous in the larva
wrong-side-outwrong-side-outwith the inside surface on the outside

Rhymes with 5 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
cephalochordatecephalochordatefish-like animals having a notochord rather than a true spinal column
individuateindividuategive individual shape or form to; "Language that individuates his memories"
intermediateintermediatea substance formed during a chemical process before the desired product is obtained
LycopodiateLycopodiateclub mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta
methylphenidatemethylphenidatecentral nervous system stimulant (trade name Ritalin) used in the treatment of narcolepsy in adults and attention deficit disorder in children
undergraduateundergraduatea university student who has not yet received a first degree

Rhymes with 6 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
pseudohermaphroditepseudohermaphroditesomeone having external genitalia of one sex and internal sex organs of the other sex; not a true hermaphrodite because there is no ambiguity in the sex of the external genitalia and hence no question about gender at birth

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