Near rhymes dictionary


List of near rhymes for the word: kept


Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
aptaptbeing of striking appropriateness and pertinence; "the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"
chaptchap(usually in the plural) leather leggings without a seat; joined by a belt; often have flared outer flaps; worn over trousers by cowboys to protect their legs
cliptclipa sharp slanting blow; "he gave me a clip on the ear"
coaptcoaptfit tightly and fasten
co-optco-opttake or assume for one's own use; "He co-opted the criticism and embraced it"
CoptCopta member of the Coptic Church
creptcreepa slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body; "a crawl was all that the injured man could manage"; "the traffic moved at a creep"
cryptcrypta cellar or vault or underground burial chamber (especially beneath a church)
keptkeep(especially of promises or contracts) not violated or disregarded; "unbroken promises"; "promises kept"
leaptleapa light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards
leptleapa light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards
optoptselect as an alternative over another; "I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant"; "She opted for the job on the East coast"
raptraptfeeling great rapture or delight
scriptscripta particular orthography or writing system
SeptSeptpeople descended from a common ancestor; "his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"
sleptsleepeuphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb); "she was laid to rest beside her husband"; "they had to put their family pet to sleep"
striptstripa form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music; "she did a strip right in front of everyone"
sweptsweeppossessing sweep; "the sleek swept wings of the plane"
weptweepshed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain; "She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death"; "The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs"
wraptwrapcloak that is folded or wrapped around a person

Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
abruptabruptsurprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner; "an abrupt reply"
acceptaccepttolerate or accommodate oneself to; "I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"; "I swallowed the insult"; "She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncrasies"
adaptadaptadapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions; "We must adjust to the bad economic situation"
adeptadeptsomeone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
adoptadopttake into one's family; "They adopted two children from Nicaragua"
adscriptadscript(used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner; "an adscript serf"
backsweptbacksweptused of hair
bankruptbankruptsomeone who has insufficient assets to cover their debts
conceptconceptan abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
conscriptconscriptsomeone who is drafted into military service
corruptcorruptalter from the original
disruptdisruptinterfere in someone else's activity; "Please don't interrupt me while I'm on the phone"
EgyptEgyptan ancient empire to the west of Israel; centered on the Nile River and ruled by a Pharaoh; figured in many events described in the Old Testament
encryptencryptconvert ordinary language into code; "We should encode the message for security reasons"
equiptequiptprovided or fitted out with what is necessary or useful or appropriate; "a well equipped playground"; "a ship equipped with every mechanical aid to navigation"
erupteruptbecome active and spew forth lava and rocks; "Vesuvius erupts once in a while"
exceptexceptprevent from being included or considered or accepted; "The bad results were excluded from the report"; "Leave off the top piece"
gift-wraptgift-wrapwrap (a gift) attractively
inaptinaptnot elegant or graceful in expression; "an awkward prose style"; "a clumsy apology"; "his cumbersome writing style"; "if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?"
ineptineptrevealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse; "an inept remark"; "it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable"
irruptirruptincrease rapidly and in an uncontrolled manner; "The population of India is exploding"; "The island's rodent population irrupted"
outstriptoutstripbe or do something to a greater degree; "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"; "This car outperforms all others in its class"
perceptperceptthe representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept
playscriptplayscripta written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance
postscriptpostscripttextual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end
preceptprecepta doctrine that is taught; "the teachings of religion"; "he believed all the Christian precepts"
prescriptprescriptprescribed guide for conduct or action
readaptreadaptadjust anew; "After moving back to America, he had to readjust"
rescriptrescriptsomething that has been written again; "the rewrite was much better"
subscriptsubscripta character or symbol set or printed or written beneath or slightly below and to the side of another character
transcripttranscripta reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or school record)
transepttranseptstructure forming the transverse part of a cruciform church; crosses the nave at right angles
unkeptunkept(especially of promises or contracts) having been violated or disregarded; "broken (or unkept) promises"; "broken contracts"
unsweptunsweptnot having been swept; "unswept floors"
well-keptwell-keptkept in good condition
windsweptwindsweptopen to or swept by wind; "windswept headlands"

Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
eucalypteucalypta tree of the genus Eucalyptus
housekepthousekeepmaintain a household; take care of all business related to a household
incorruptincorruptfree of corruption or immorality; "a policeman who was incorrupt and incorruptible"
interceptinterceptthe point at which a line intersects a coordinate axis
interruptinterrupta signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
manuscriptmanuscriptthe form of a literary work submitted for publication
nondescriptnondescripta person is not easily classified and not very interesting
nympholeptnympholepta person seized by nympholepsy
overleaptoverleapleave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
overleptoverleapleave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
superscriptsuperscripta character or symbol set or printed or written above and immediately to one side of another character
tempest-swepttempest-sweptpounded or hit repeatedly by storms or adversities
typescripttypescripttypewritten matter especially a typewritten copy of a manuscript

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