Near rhymes dictionary


List of near rhymes for the word: minutes


Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
atesategoddess of criminal rashness and its punishment
aughtsaughta quantity of no importance; "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn't hear zilch about it"
bahtsbahtthe basic unit of money in Thailand
baitsbaitsomething used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
batesbatesoak in a special solution to soften and remove chemicals used in previous treatments; "bate hides and skins"
batsbatinformal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"
batsbatsinformal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"
BeatsBeata United States youth subculture of the 1950s; rejected possessions or regular work or traditional dress; for communal living and psychedelic drugs and anarchism; favored modern forms of jazz (e.g., bebop)
beautsbeautan outstanding example of its kind; "his roses were beauties"; "when I make a mistake it's a beaut"
beetsbeetround red root vegetable
betsbetthe act of gambling; "he did it on a bet"
bightsbightthe middle part of a slack rope (as distinguished from its ends)
bitesbitea portion removed from the whole; "the government's weekly bite from my paycheck"
bitsbitthe cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press; "he looked around for the right size bit"
bittsbitta strong post (as on a wharf or quay or ship for attaching mooring lines); "the road was closed to vehicular traffic with bollards"
blatsblatcry plaintively; "The lambs were bleating"
bleatsbleatthe sound of sheep or goats (or any sound resembling this)
blightsblightany plant disease resulting in withering without rotting
BlitzBlitza swift and violent military offensive with intensive aerial bombardment
bloatsbloatswelling of the rumen or intestinal tract of domestic animals caused by excessive gas
blotsblotan act that brings discredit to the person who does it; "he made a huge blot on his copybook"
boatsboata small vessel for travel on water
BootesBootesa constellation in the northern hemisphere near Ursa Major
bootsbootthe act of delivering a blow with the foot; "he gave the ball a powerful kick"; "the team's kicking was excellent"
botsbotbotfly larva; typically develops inside the body of a horse or sheep or human
boutsboutan occasion for excessive eating or drinking; "they went on a bust that lasted three days"
bratsbrata small pork sausage
brightsbrightfull or promise; "had a bright future in publishing"; "the scandal threatened an abrupt end to a promising political career"; "a hopeful new singer on Broadway"
britsbritthe people of Great Britain
brittsbrittminute crustaceans forming food for right whales
bruitsbruittell or spread rumors; "It was rumored that the next president would be a woman"
brutesbrutea living organism characterized by voluntary movement
butsbutand nothing more; "I was merely asking"; "it is simply a matter of time"; "just a scratch"; "he was only a child"; "hopes that last but a moment"
buttsbuttthick end of the handle
bytesbytea sequence of 8 bits (enough to represent one character of alphanumeric data) processed as a single unit of information
catscata method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis
chatschatsongbirds having a chattering call
cheatscheata deception for profit to yourself
chitschitthe bill in a restaurant; "he asked the waiter for the check"
chuteschutesloping channel through which things can descend
citescitea short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage; "the student's essay failed to list several important citations"; "the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book"; "the article includes mention of similar clinical cases"
cleatscleatshoes with leather or metal projections on the soles; "the football players all wore cleats"
clitsclita female sexual organ homologous to the penis
clotsclota lump of material formed from the content of a liquid
cloutsclout(boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
coatscoatgrowth of hair or wool or fur covering the body of an animal
cootscootslate-black slow-flying birds somewhat resembling ducks
cotescotea small shelter for domestic animals (as sheep or pigeons)
cotscota small bed that folds up for storage or transport
cratescratea rugged box (usually made of wood); used for shipping
createscreatemake or cause to be or to become; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
CroatsCroata member of the Slavic people living in Croatia
cruetscruetbottle that holds wine or oil or vinegar for the table
cutescuteobviously contrived to charm; "an insufferably precious performance"; "a child with intolerably cute mannerisms"
cutscutan unexcused absence from class; "he was punished for taking too many cuts in his math class"
datesdatesweet edible fruit of the date palm with a single long woody seed
debtsdebtan obligation to pay or do something
dietsdietthe act of restricting your food intake (or your intake of particular foods)
ditsditthe shorter of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
dotesdoteshower with love; show excessive affection for; "Grandmother dotes on her the twins"
dotsdotstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
doubtsdoubtuncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something; "the dubiousness of his claim"; "there is no question about the validity of the enterprise"
droughtsdroughta shortage of rainfall; "farmers most affected by the drought hope that there may yet be sufficient rain early in the growing season"
duetsduet(ballet) a dance for two people (usually a ballerina and a danseur noble)
eatseatinformal terms for a meal
eatseatsinformal terms for a meal
eightseightone of four playing cards in a deck with eight pips on the face
FatesFatean event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
fatsfatexcess bodily weight; "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others"
featsfeata notable achievement; "he performed a great feat"; "the book was her finest effort"
fetesfetean organized series of acts and performances (usually in one place); "a drama festival"
fightsfighta boxing or wrestling match; "the fight was on television last night"
fitsfita sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason); "a burst of applause"; "a fit of housecleaning"
flatsflatfootwear (shoes or slippers) with no heel (or a very low heel)
fleetsfleeta group of warships organized as a tactical unit
flightsflightthe act of escaping physically; "he made his escape from the mental hospital"; "the canary escaped from its cage"; "his flight was an indication of his guilt"
flitsflita secret move (to avoid paying debts); "they did a moonlight flit"
floatsfloatan air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy
floutsflouttreat with contemptuous disregard; "flout the rules"
flutesflutea high-pitched woodwind instrument; a slender tube closed at one end with finger holes on one end and an opening near the closed end across which the breath is blown
footsfoottravel by walking; "he followed on foot"; "the swiftest of foot"
fotsfotsa communication system using fiber optic cables
fratsfrata social club for male undergraduates
freightsfreighttransporting goods commercially at rates cheaper than express rates
fretsfreta small bar of metal across the fingerboard of a musical instrument; when the string is stopped by a finger at the metal bar it will produce a note of the desired pitch
frightsfrightan emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
fruitsfruitan amount of a product
gaitsgaita person's manner of walking
gatesgateUnited States computer entrepreneur whose software company made him the youngest multi-billionaire in the history of the United States (born in 1955)
GatesGatesUnited States computer entrepreneur whose software company made him the youngest multi-billionaire in the history of the United States (born in 1955)
gatsgata gangster's pistol
getsgeta return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
ghatsghatstairway in India leading down to a landing on the water
gitsgita person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible; "only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British call a contemptible person a `git'"
gleetsgleeta thin morbid discharge as from a wound or especially chronic gonorrhea
glitzglitztasteless showiness
gloatsgloatmalicious satisfaction
glutsglutthe quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
gnatsgnat(British usage) mosquito
goatsgoatany of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns
goutsgouta painful inflammation of the big toe and foot caused by defects in uric acid metabolism resulting in deposits of the acid and its salts in the blood and joints
gratesgratea frame of iron bars to hold a fire
gratesgratiscosting nothing; "complimentary tickets"; "free admission"
greatsgreata person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field; "he is one of the greats of American music"
greetsgreetreact to in a certain way; "The President was greeted with catcalls"
GritsGritcoarsely ground hulled corn boiled as a breakfast dish in the southern United States
groatsgroatthe hulled and crushed grain of various cereals
grotsgrota small cave (usually with attractive features)
groutsgrouta thin mortar that can be poured and used to fill cracks in masonry or brickwork
gutsgutfortitude and determination; "he didn't have the guts to try it"
gutsgutsfortitude and determination; "he didn't have the guts to try it"
hateshatethe emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action
hatshatan informal term for a person's role; "he took off his politician's hat and talked frankly"
heatsheatutility to warm a building; "the heating system wasn't working"; "they have radiant heating"
heightsheighta high place; "they stood on high and observed the countryside"; "he doesn't like heights"
hetshetmade warm or hot (`het' is a dialectal variant of `heated'); "a heated swimming pool"; "wiped his heated-up face with a large bandana"; "he was all het up and sweaty"
hitshit(baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball); "he came all the way around on Williams' hit"
hootshootsomething of little value; "his promise is not worth a damn"; "not worth one red cent"; "not worth shucks"
hotshotmarked by excited activity; "a hot week on the stock market"
hutshutsmall crude shelter used as a dwelling
JatsJata member of an Indo-European people widely scattered throughout the northwest of the Indian subcontinent and consisting of Muslims and Hindus and Sikhs
jetsjetan artificially produced flow of water
jotsjota brief (and hurriedly handwritten) note
JutesJutea member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Saxons to become Anglo-Saxons
jutsjutthe act of projecting out from something
katskatthe leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant; "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
KeatsKeatsEnglishman and romantic poet (1795-1821)
khatskhatthe leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant; "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
kiteskiteany of several small graceful hawks of the family Accipitridae having long pointed wings and feeding on insects and small animals
kitskityoung of any of various fur-bearing animals; "a fox kit"
klutzklutz(Yiddish) a clumsy dolt
KnightsKnighta chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)
knitsknitneedlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine
knotsknota sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
knoutsknouta whip with a lash of leather thongs twisted with wire; used for flogging prisoners
knutsknutking of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him; on the death of Edmund II, Canute became king of all England (994-1035)
kraitskraitbrightly colored venomous but nonaggressive snake of southeastern Asia and Malay peninsula
KrautsKrautoffensive term for a person of German descent
latslatthe basic unit of money in Latvia
letsleta serve that strikes the net before falling into the receiver's court; the ball must be served again
lightslightany device serving as a source of illumination; "he stopped the car and turned off the lights"
liteslitehaving relatively few calories; "diet cola"; "light (or lite) beer"; "lite (or light) mayonnaise"; "a low-cal diet"
litslitthe humanistic study of a body of literature; "he took a course in Russian lit"
lootslootgoods or money obtained illegally
lotslota large number or amount; "made lots of new friends"; "she amassed stacks of newspapers"
loutsloutan awkward stupid person
luteslutechordophone consisting of a plucked instrument having a pear-shaped body, a usually bent neck, and a fretted fingerboard
matesmatea pair of people who live together; "a married couple from Chicago"
matsmata thick flat pad used as a floor covering
mattsmattthe property of having little or no contrast; lacking highlights or gloss
meatsmeatthe choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
meetsmeeta meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held
metesmetea line that indicates a boundary
mightsmightphysical strength
mitesmiteany of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods
mittsmittthe handwear used by fielders in playing baseball
moatsmoatditch dug as a fortification and usually filled with water
mootsmoota hypothetical case that law students argue as an exercise; "he organized the weekly moot"
motesmote(nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything
motsmota compulsory annual test of older motor vehicles for safety and exhaust fumes
mottsmottUnited States feminist and suffragist (1793-1880)
mutesmutea device used to soften the tone of a musical instrument
muttsmuttan inferior dog or one of mixed breed
naughtsnaughtcomplete failure; "all my efforts led to naught"
netsneta computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
newtsnewtsmall usually bright-colored semiaquatic salamanders of North America and Europe and northern Asia
nightsnightRoman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx
nitsnitegg or young of an insect parasitic on mammals especially a sucking louse; often attached to a hair or item of clothing
notesnotea characteristic emotional quality; "it ended on a sour note"; "there was a note of gaiety in her manner"; "he detected a note of sarcasm"
noughtsnoughta mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number
nutsnutinformal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"
nutsnutsinformal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"
OatesOatesUnited States writer (born in 1938)
oatsoatseed of the annual grass Avena sativa (spoken of primarily in the plural as `oats')
outsout(baseball) a failure by a batter or runner to reach a base safely in baseball; "you only get 3 outs per inning"
patespatethe top of the head
patspata light touch or stroke
peatspeatpartially carbonized vegetable matter saturated with water; can be used as a fuel when dried
petspetusing a computerized radiographic technique to examine the metabolic activity in various tissues (especially in the brain)
photsphota unit of illumination equal to 1 lumen per square centimeter; 10,000 phots equal 1 lux
pitspita workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it
plaitsplaitany of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
platesplatea dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth
platsplata map showing planned or actual features of an area (streets and building lots etc.)
pleatspleatany of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
plightsplighta solemn pledge of fidelity
plotsplota secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal); "they concocted a plot to discredit the governor"; "I saw through his little game from the start"
poetspoeta writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)
potspotmetal or earthenware cooking vessel that is usually round and deep; often has a handle and lid
poutspoutcatfish common in eastern United States
pratesprateidle or foolish and irrelevant talk
pratspratthe fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
putsputthe option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
puttsputthitting a golf ball that is on the green using a putter; "his putting let him down today; he didn't sink a single putt over three feet"
qatsqatthe leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant; "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
quatsquatthe leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant; "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
quitsquiton equal terms by payment or requital; "we're now quits"; "finally quits with the loan"
quitsquitson equal terms by payment or requital; "we're now quits"; "finally quits with the loan"
quotesquotea passage or expression that is quoted or cited
ratesratea local tax on property (usually used in the plural)
ratsratany of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
retesretea network of intersecting blood vessels or intersecting nerves or intersecting lymph vessels
retsretplace (flax, hemp, or jute) in liquid so as to promote loosening of the fibers from the woody tissue
RightsRighta turn toward the side of the body that is on the south when the person is facing east; "take a right at the corner"
RitesRiteany customary observance or practice
ritzritzan ostentatiously elegant hotel
rootsrootthe condition of belonging to a particular place or group by virtue of social or ethnic or cultural lineage; "his roots in Texas go back a long way"; "he went back to Sweden to search for his roots"; "his music has African roots"
RootsRootsthe condition of belonging to a particular place or group by virtue of social or ethnic or cultural lineage; "his roots in Texas go back a long way"; "he went back to Sweden to search for his roots"; "his music has African roots"
rotesrotememorization by repetition
rotsrotunacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)
routesroutean open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
routsroutan overwhelming defeat
rutsruta settled and monotonous routine that is hard to escape; "they fell into a conversational rut"
satessatefill to satisfaction; "I am sated"
sautessautea dish of sauteed food
scatsscatsinging jazz; the singer substitutes nonsense syllables for the words of the song and tries to sound like a musical instrument
schnozschnozinformal terms for the nose
SchweizSchweiza landlocked federal republic in central Europe
scootsscootrun or move very quickly or hastily; "She dashed into the yard"
scotsscotthe dialect of English used in Scotland
ScotsScotsthe dialect of English used in Scotland
scoutsscouta person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
scutesscutelarge bony or horny plate as on an armadillo or turtle or the underside of a snake
scutsscuta short erect tail
seatsseatan area that includes places where several people can sit; "there is seating for 40 students in this classroom"
setssetseveral exercises intended to be done in series; "he did four sets of the incline bench press"
settssettrectangular paving stone with curved top; once used to make roads
sheetssheeta large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
shitesshiteobscene terms for feces
shitsshitsomething of little value; "his promise is not worth a damn"; "not worth one red cent"; "not worth shucks"
shoatsshoata young pig
shootsshootthe act of shooting at targets; "they hold a shoot every weekend during the summer"
shotesshotea young pig
shotsshotthe launching of a missile or spacecraft to a specified destination
shoutsshouta loud utterance; often in protest or opposition; "the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience"
shutsshutmove so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut; "Close the door"; "shut the window"
sightssightan optical instrument for aiding the eye in aiming, as on a firearm or surveying instrument
sitessitea computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Web; "the Israeli web site was damaged by hostile hackers"
sitssitserve in a specific professional capacity; "the priest sat for confession"; "she sat on the jury"
skatesskatelarge edible rays having a long snout and thick tail with pectoral fins continuous with the head; swim by undulating the edges of the pectoral fins
skeetsskeetthe sport of shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled upward in such a way as to simulate the flight of a bird
skitsskita short theatrical episode
slatesslate(formerly) a writing tablet made of slate
slatsslata thin strip (wood or metal)
sleetssleetpartially melted snow (or a mixture of rain and snow)
sleightssleightadroitness in using the hands
slightsslighta deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)
slitsslita long narrow opening
slotsslota small slit (as for inserting a coin or depositing mail); "he put a quarter in the slot"
slutssluta woman adulterer
smitessmitecause physical pain or suffering in; "afflict with the plague"
smithssmithsomeone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable)
smoothessmooththe act of smoothing; "he gave his hair a quick smooth"
smoothssmooththe act of smoothing; "he gave his hair a quick smooth"
smutssmutSouth African statesman and soldier (1870-1950)
SmutsSmutsSouth African statesman and soldier (1870-1950)
snitssnita state of agitated irritation; "he was in a snit"
snootssnootinformal terms for the nose
snotssnotnasal mucus
snoutssnouta long projecting or anterior elongation of an animal's head; especially the nose
sootssoota black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink
sotssota chronic drinker
spatesspatethe occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow
spatsspata young oyster or other bivalve
spitesspitemalevolence by virtue of being malicious or spiteful or nasty
spitsspitthe act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva)
spitzspitzany of various stocky heavy-coated breeds of dogs native to northern regions having pointed muzzles and erect ears with a curled furry tail
splatssplata slat of wood in the middle of the back of a straight chair
splitssplitdivision of a group into opposing factions; "another schism like that and they will wind up in bankruptcy"
spotsspotspots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens; "floaters seem to drift through the field of vision"
spoutsspoutan opening that allows the passage of liquids or grain
spratsspratsmall herring processed like a sardine
spritesspriteatmospheric electricity (lasting 10 msec) appearing as globular flashes of red (pink to blood-red) light rising to heights of 60 miles (sometimes seen together with elves)
spritssprita light spar that crosses a fore-and-aft sail diagonally
spritzspritza quick squirt of some liquid (usually carbonated water)
sproutssprouta newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)
squatssquatthe act of assuming or maintaining a crouching position with the knees bent and the buttocks near the heels
statesstatethe way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
stetsstetprinting: direct that a matter marked for omission or correction is to be retained (used in the imperative)
stoatsstoatthe ermine in its brown summer coat with black-tipped tail
stoutsstouta garment size for a large or heavy person
straightsstraighta straight segment of a roadway or racecourse
straitsstraita difficult juncture; "a pretty pass"; "matters came to a head yesterday"
streetsstreeta thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings; "they walked the streets of the small town"; "he lives on Nassau Street"
strutsstruta proud stiff pompous gait
suetssuethard fat around the kidneys and loins in beef and sheep
suitessuiteapartment consisting of a series of connected rooms used as a living unit (as in a hotel)
suitssuita comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy; "the family brought suit against the landlord"
swatsswata sharp blow
sweatssweatgarment consisting of sweat pants and a sweatshirt
sweetssweetthe property of tasting as if it contains sugar
swotsswotan insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious
tatestateUnited States poet and critic (1899-1979)
tatstata projective technique using black-and-white pictures; subjects tell a story about each picture
teatsteatthe small projection of a mammary gland
tetstetthe New Year in Vietnam; observed for three days after the first full moon after January 20th
thoughtsthoughtthe process of using your mind to consider something carefully; "thinking always made him frown"; "she paused for thought"
threatsthreatdeclaration of an intention or a determination to inflict harm on another; "his threat to kill me was quite explicit"
throatsthroatthe part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's throat
tightstightskintight knit hose covering the body from the waist to the feet worn by acrobats and dancers and as stockings by women and girls
titstitsmall insectivorous birds
tootstootrevelry in drinking; a merry drinking party
totestotea capacious bag or basket
totstota young child
toutstoutone who sells advice about gambling or speculation (especially at the racetrack)
traitstraita distinguishing feature of your personal nature
treatstreatan occurrence that causes special pleasure or delight
tritestriterepeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse; "bromidic sermons"; "his remarks were trite and commonplace"; "hackneyed phrases"; "a stock answer"; "repeating threadbare jokes"; "parroting some timeworn axiom"; "the trite metaphor `hard as nails'"
troatstroatemit a cry intended to attract other animals; used especially of animals at rutting time
trotstrota gait faster than a walk; diagonally opposite legs strike the ground together
troutstroutany of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons
tryoutstryouta test of the suitability of a performer
tutstututter `tsk,' `tut,' or `tut-tut,' as in disapproval
twatstwatobscene terms for female genitals
tweetstweeta weak chirping sound as of a small bird
twitstwitaggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing
utesutethe Shoshonean language spoken by the Utes
utsutthe syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization
vatsvata large open vessel for holding or storing liquids
vetsveta person who has served in the armed forces
votesvotethe opinion of a group as determined by voting; "they put the question to a vote"
waitswaitthe act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something); "the wait was an ordeal for him"
watswata telephone line;long distance service at fixed rates for fixed zones; an acronym for wide area telephone service
WATSWATSa telephone line;long distance service at fixed rates for fixed zones; an acronym for wide area telephone service
wattswattEnglish poet and theologian (1674-1748)
WattsWattsEnglish poet and theologian (1674-1748)
weightsweightan artifact that is heavy
wetswetwetness caused by water; "drops of wet gleamed on the window"
wheatswheata variable yellow tint; dull yellow, often diluted with white
whetswhetsharpen by rubbing, as on a whetstone
whiteswhite(usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth
whitswhita tiny or scarcely detectable amount
wightswightan isle and county of southern England in the English Channel
witswitthe basic human power of intelligent thought and perception; "he used his wits to get ahead"; "I was scared out of my wits"; "he still had all his marbles and was in full possession of a lively mind"
wrightswrightsomeone who makes or repairs something (usually used in combination)
writeswritecommunicate or express by writing; "Please write to me every week"
writswrit(law) a legal document issued by a court or judicial officer
yachtsyachtan expensive vessel propelled by sail or power and used for cruising or racing
YeatsYeatsIrish poet and dramatist (1865-1939)
zitszita small inflamed elevation of the skin; a pustule or papule; common symptom in acne

Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
abatesabatebecome less in amount or intensity; "The storm abated"; "The rain let up after a few hours"
abbotsabbotthe superior of an abbey of monks
abetsabetassist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing
ablatesablateremove an organ or bodily structure
ablautsablauta vowel whose quality or length is changed to indicate linguistic distinctions (such as sing sang sung song)
abutsabutlie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"
abwattsabwatta power unit equal to the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt (one ten-thousandth of a milliwatt)
accretesaccretegrow or become attached by accretion; "The story accreted emotion"
acquitsacquitpronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"
acutesacutea mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
aditsadita nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine
admitsadmitdeclare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of; "He admitted his errors"; "She acknowledged that she might have forgotten"
AegatesAegatesa group of islands off the west coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean
aeratesaerateimpregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen; "oxygenate blood"
aesthetesaestheteone who professes great sensitivity to the beauty of art and nature
affrightsaffrightan overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety
agatesagatean impure form of quartz consisting of banded chalcedony; used as a gemstone and for making mortars and pestles
agletsagletornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform
agnatesagnateone related on the father's side
aigletsaigletornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform
aigretsaigreta long plume (especially one of egret feathers) worn on a hat or a piece of jewelry in the shape of a plume
aigrettesaigrettea long plume (especially one of egret feathers) worn on a hat or a piece of jewelry in the shape of a plume
airfreightsairfreighttransport (cargo) by air
alatesalate(of seeds or insects) having winglike extensions; "alate leaves"; "alate seeds of a maple tree"
albitesalbitea widely distributed feldspar that forms rocks
AleutsAleutthe language spoken by the Aleut
alightsalightcome down; "the birds alighted"
allotsallotgive out; "We were assigned new uniforms"
alytesalytesmidwife toads
ambitsambitan area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"; "a piano has a greater range than the human voice"; "the ambit of municipal legislation"; "within the compass of this article"; "within the scope of an investigation"; "outside the reach of the law"; "in the political orbit of a world power"
ankletsankleta sock that reaches just above the ankle
aplitesaplitelight-colored and fine-grained granitic rock consisting chiefly of quartz and feldspars
appletsappleta Java application; an application program that uses the client's web browser to provide a user interface
aretesaretea sharp narrow ridge found in rugged mountains
argotsargota characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
arhatsarhata Buddhist who has attained nirvana
armetsarmeta medieval helmet with a visor and a neck guard
armletsarmleta band worn around the arm for decoration
armpitsarmpitthe hollow under the arm where it is joined to the shoulder; "they were up to their armpits in water"
ascitesascitesaccumulation of serous fluid in peritoneal cavity
ascotsascota cravat with wide square ends; secured with an ornamental pin
assetsassetanything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company
athletesathletea person trained to compete in sports
auditsaudita 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"
augitesaugitedark-green to black glassy mineral of the pyroxene group containing large amounts of aluminum and iron and magnesium
aukletsaukletany of several small auks of the northern Pacific coasts
AuschwitzAuschwitza Nazi concentration camp for Jews in southwestern Poland during World War II
awaitsawaitlook forward to the probable occurrence of; "We were expecting a visit from our relatives"; "She is looking to a promotion"; "he is waiting to be drafted"
azotesazotean obsolete name for nitrogen
BabbittsBabbittan alloy of tin with some copper and antimony; a lining for bearings that reduces friction
backbeatsbackbeata loud steady beat
backbitesbackbitesay mean things
backchatsbackchatlight teasing repartee
backdatesbackdatemake effective from an earlier date; "The increase in tax was backdated to January"
backplatesbackplateplate armor protecting the back; worn as part of a cuirass
backseatsbackseata seat at the back of a vehicle (especially the seat at the back of an automobile)
baguetsbaguetnarrow French stick loaf
baldpatesbaldpatea widgeon the male of which has a white crown
ballotsballota choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative; "there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion"; "they allowed just one vote per person"
banditsbanditan armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band
banknotesbanknotea piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"
banquetsbanqueta meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed; "a banquet for the graduating seniors"; "the Thanksgiving feast"; "they put out quite a spread"
barbetsbarbetsmall brightly colored stout-billed tropical bird having short weak wings
barbettesbarbette(formerly) a mound of earth inside a fort from which heavy gun can be fired over the parapet
baritesbaritea white or colorless mineral (BaSO4); the main source of barium
barrettesbarrettea pin for holding women's hair in place
barytesbarytea white or colorless mineral (BaSO4); the main source of barium
basketsbasketa score in basketball made by throwing the ball through the hoop
bassetsbassetsmooth-haired breed of hound with short legs and long ears
bauxitesbauxitea clay-like mineral; the chief ore of aluminum; composed of aluminum oxides and aluminum hydroxides; used as an abrasive and catalyst
bearcatsbearcatarboreal civet of Asia having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair
becketsbecket(nautical) a short line with an eye at one end and a knot at the other; used to secure loose items on a ship
bedightsbedightdecorate; "deck the halls with holly"
bedsitsbedsita furnished sitting room with sleeping accommodations (and some plumbing)
beechnutsbeechnutsmall sweet triangular nut of any of various beech trees
beetrootsbeetrootround red root vegetable
befitsbefitaccord or comport with; "This kind of behavior does not suit a young woman!"
begetsbegetmake children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"
beignetsbeigneta deep-fried, yeast-raised doughnut dusted with confectioners' sugar
benightsbenightmake darker and difficult to perceive by sight
bennetsbennetNorth American white-flowered avens
benzoatesbenzoateany salt or ester of benzoic acid
beratesberatecensure severely or angrily; "The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car"; "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister"; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup"
besetsbesetassail or attack on all sides: "The zebra was beset by leopards"
besotsbesotmake dull or stupid or muddle with drunkenness or infatuation
BigfootsBigfootlarge hairy humanoid creature said to live in wilderness areas of the United States and Canada
bigotsbigota prejudiced person who is intolerant of any opinions differing from his own
billetsbilleta job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
birthratesbirthratethe ratio of live births in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year
birthrightsbirthrightpersonal characteristics that are inherited at birth
birthrootsbirthroottrillium of eastern North America having malodorous pink to purple flowers and an astringent root used in folk medicine especially to ease childbirth
biscuitsbiscuitany of various small flat sweet cakes (`biscuit' is the British term)
blackoutsblackoutpartial or total loss of memory; "he has a total blackout for events of the evening"
blanketsblanketbedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"
blewitsblewitedible agaric that is pale lilac when young; has a smooth moist cap
blewitsblewitsedible agaric that is pale lilac when young; has a smooth moist cap
bloodrootsbloodrootperennial woodland native of North America having a red root and red sap and bearing a solitary lobed leaf and white flower in early spring and having acrid emetic properties; rootstock used as a stimulant and expectorant
blowoutsblowouta gay festivity
bluecoatsbluecoata person dressed all in blue (as a soldier or sailor)
bluethroatsbluethroatsongbird of northern Europe and Asia
bobcatsbobcatsmall lynx of North America
bobwhitesbobwhitea popular North American game bird; named for its call
boletesboleteany fungus of the family Boletaceae
bombletsbombletone of the smaller bombs that are released from a cluster bomb
bombsightsbombsighta sighting device in an aircraft for aiming bombs
bonnetsbonneta hat tied under the chin
bookletsbookleta small book usually having a paper cover
bookplatesbookplatea label identifying the owner of a book in which it is pasted
boratesboratea salt or ester of boric acid
bornitesbornitea mineral consisting of sulfides of copper and iron that is found in copper deposits
bowknotsbowknota knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces
bowspritsbowsprita spar projecting from the bow of a vessel
boycottsboycotta group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organization in protest against its policies
bracketsbracketa support projecting from a wall (as to hold a shelf)
bracteatesbracteatehaving bracts
bractletsbractleta small bract
branchletsbranchleta small branch or division of a branch (especially a terminal division); usually applied to branches of the current or preceding year
breadfruitsbreadfruita large round seedless or seeded fruit with a texture like bread; eaten boiled or baked or roasted or ground into flour; the roasted seeds resemble chestnuts
breadrootsbreadrootdensely hairy perennial of central North America having edible tuberous roots
breakoutsbreakoutan escape from jail; "the breakout was carefully planned"
breastplatesbreastplatearmor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass
breechcloutsbreechclouta garment that provides covering for the loins
brevetsbreveta document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a higher rank temporarily (but without higher pay)
brickbatsbrickbatblunt criticism
briquetsbriqueta block made from charcoal or coal dust and burned as fuel
brisketsbrisketa cut of meat from the breast or lower chest especially of beef
broadsheetsbroadsheetan advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to all subscribers"
brochettesbrochettea small spit or skewer
brocketsbrocketmale red deer in its second year
bromatesbromatetreat with bromine
brookletsbrookleta small brook
browbeatsbrowbeatdiscourage or frighten with threats or a domineering manner; intimidate
brownoutsbrownoutdarkness resulting from the extinction of lights (as in a city invisible to enemy aircraft)
brunetsbruneta person with dark (brown) hair
brunettesbrunettea person with dark (brown) hair
bryophytesbryophyteany of numerous plants of the division Bryophyta
bucketsbucketa roughly cylindrical vessel that is open at the top
buckshotsbuckshotsmall lead shot for shotgun shells
buckwheatsbuckwheatgrain ground into flour
budgetsbudgeta summary of intended expenditures along with proposals for how to meet them; "the president submitted the annual budget to Congress"
bulbletsbulbletsmall bulb or bulb-shaped growth arising from the leaf axil or in the place of flowers
bullbatsbullbatmainly nocturnal North American goatsucker
bulletsbullet(baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"
bullfightsbullfighta Spanish or Portuguese or Latin American spectacle; a matador baits and (usually) kills a bull in an arena before many spectators
bullshitsbullshitobscene words for unacceptable behavior; "I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk"; "what he said was mostly bull"
bullshotsbullshota cocktail made with vodka and beef bouillon or consomme
bumboatsbumboata small boat that ferries supplies and commodities for sale to a larger ship at anchor
bunkmatesbunkmatesomeone who occupies the same sleeping quarters as yourself
burbotsburbotelongate freshwater cod of northern Europe and Asia and North America having barbels around its mouth
buretsburetmeasuring instrument consisting of a graduated glass tube with a tap at the bottom; used for titration
burettesburettemeasuring instrument consisting of a graduated glass tube with a tap at the bottom; used for titration
bushtitsbushtitactive grey titmice of western North America
buttesbuttea town in southwestern Montana; center for mining copper
bututsbutut100 bututs equal 1 dalasi in Gambia
buyoutsbuyoutacquisition of a company by purchasing a controlling percentage of its stock
buy-outsbuyoutacquisition of a company by purchasing a controlling percentage of its stock
cadetscadeta military trainee (as at a military academy)
cahootscahootcollusion; "in cahoots with"
calcitescalcitea common mineral consisting of crystallized calcium carbonate; a major constituent of limestone
camletscamleta fabric of Asian origin; originally made of silk and camel's hair
campsitescampsitea site where people on holiday can pitch a tent
capotescapotea long cloak with a hood that can be pulled over the head
caratscaratthe unit of measurement for the proportion of gold in an alloy; 18-karat gold is 75% gold; 24-karat gold is pure gold
caretscareta mark used by an author or editor to indicate where something is to be inserted into a text
carpetscarpetfloor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
carrotscarrotpromise of reward as in "carrot and stick"; "used the carrot of subsidized housing for the workers to get their vote";
cartwrightscartwrighta workman who makes and repairs carts and wagons
caseatescaseatebecome cheeselike; "necrotic tissue caseates"
casketscasketsmall and often ornate box for holding jewels or other valuables
cassettescassettea container that holds a magnetic tape used for recording or playing sound or video
castratescastratea man who has been castrated and is incapable of reproduction; "eunuchs guarded the harem"
catboatscatboata sailboat with a single mast set far forward
catgutscatguta strong cord made from the intestines of sheep and used in surgery
caudatescaudateamphibians that resemble lizards
caveatscaveat(law) a formal notice filed with a court or officer to suspend a proceeding until filer is given a hearing; "a caveat filed against the probate of a will"
ceratesceratea hard medicated paste made of lard or oil mixed with wax or resin
cesspitscesspita covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it
chalkpitschalkpita quarry for chalk
chapletschapletflower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes
cheapskatescheapskatea miserly person
checkmatescheckmatea chess move constituting an inescapable and indefensible attack on the opponent's king
checkoutscheckoutthe act of inspecting or verifying; "they made a check of their equipment"; "the pilot ran through the check-out procedure"
chelateschelatea heterocyclic compound having a metal ion attached by coordinate bonds to at least two nonmetal ions
ChemnitzChemnitza city in east central Germany; formerly called Karl-Marx-Stadt until 1990; noted for textile manufacturing
cherootscheroota cigar with both ends cut flat
chestnutschestnuta dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse
chitchatschitchatlight informal conversation for social occasions
chlorateschlorateany salt of chloric acid
chloriteschloritea generally green or black mineral; it occurs as a constituent of many rocks typically in the form of a flat crystal
chondriteschondritea rock of meteoric origin containing chondrules
chordateschordateany animal of the phylum Chordata having a notochord or spinal column
chromateschromateany salt or ester of chromic acid
chromiteschromitea brownish-black mineral; the major source of chromium
circletscircletdecorated metal band worn around the head
circuitscircuitmovement once around a course; "he drove an extra lap just for insurance"
citratescitratea salt or ester of citric acid
civetscivetcat-like mammal typically secreting musk used in perfumes
claretsclareta dark purplish-red color
classmatesclassmatean acquaintance that you go to school with
clathratesclathratedesignating or relating to a compound in which one component is physically enclosed within the crystal structure of another
climatesclimatethe weather in some location averaged over some long period of time; "the dank climate of southern Wales"; "plants from a cold clime travel best in winter"
closetscloseta small private room for study or prayer
clubfootsclubfootcongenital deformity of the foot usually marked by a curled shape or twisted position of the ankle and heel and toes
cobnutscobnutnut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus
cockfightscockfighta match in a cockpit between two fighting cocks heeled with metal gaffs
cockpitscockpitcompartment where the pilot sits while flying the aircraft
cocksfootscocksfootwidely grown stout Old World hay and pasture grass
cognatescognatea word is cognate with another if both derive from the same word in an ancestral language
collatescollatecompare critically; of texts
colletscolleta band or collar that holds an individual stone in a jewelry setting
coltsfootscoltsfootperennial herb with large rounded leaves resembling a colt's foot and yellow flowers appearing before the leaves do; native to Europe but now nearly cosmopolitan; used medicinally especially formerly
comatescomateof certain seeds (such as cotton) having a tuft or tufts of hair; "comate (or comose) seeds"; "a comal tuft"
combatscombatan engagement fought between two military forces
cometscomet(astronomy) a relatively small extraterrestrial body consisting of a frozen mass that travels around the sun in a highly elliptical orbit
comfitscomfitcandy containing a fruit or nut
commitscommitgive entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause; "She committed herself to the work of God"; "give one's talents to a good cause"; "consecrate your life to the church"
commutescommutea regular journey of some distance to and from your place of work; "there is standing room only on the high-speed commute"
competescompetecompete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
completescompletebring to a whole, with all the necessary parts or elements; "A child would complete the family"
complotscomplotengage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together; "They conspired to overthrow the government"
compotescompotedessert of stewed or baked fruit
computescomputemake a mathematical calculation or computation
conceitsconceitthe trait of being unduly vain and conceited; false pride
concretesconcretea strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water
conduitsconduita passage (a pipe or tunnel) through which water or electric wires can pass; "the computers were connected through a system of conduits"
confitsconfita piece of meat (especially a duck) cooked slowly in its own fat
conflatesconflatemix together different elements; "The colors blend well"
confutesconfuteprove to be false; "The physicist disproved his colleagues' theories"
connotesconnoteexpress or state indirectly
cookoutscookoutan informal meal cooked and eaten outdoors
copoutscopouta failure to face some difficulty squarely
coquetscoquettalk or behave amorously, without serious intentions; "The guys always try to chat up the new secretaries"; "My husband never flirts with other women"
CorbettsCorbettUnited States heavyweight boxing champion (1866-1933)
cordaitescordaitestall Paleozoic trees superficially resembling modern screw pines; structurally intermediate in some ways between cycads and conifers
corditescorditeexplosive powder (nitroglycerin and guncotton and petrolatum) dissolved in acetone and dried and extruded in brown cords
corditescorditisinflammation of the spermatic cord
cornetscorneta brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves
corsetscorseta woman's close-fitting foundation garment
corsletscorsleta piece of body armor for the trunk; usually consists of a breastplate and back piece
corvettescorvettea highly maneuverable escort warship; smaller than a destroyer
cossetscossettreat with excessive indulgence; "grandparents often pamper the children"; "Let's not mollycoddle our students!"
couchettescouchettea compartment on a European passenger train; contains 4 to 6 berths for sleeping
coupletscoupleta stanza consisting of two successive lines of verse; usually rhymed
courgettescourgettesmall cucumber-shaped vegetable marrow; typically dark green
covetscovetwish, long, or crave for (something, especially the property of another person); "She covets her sister's house"
crabmeatscrabmeatthe edible flesh of any of various crabs
crackpotscrackpota whimsically eccentric person
cravatscravatneckwear worn in a slipknot with long ends overlapping vertically in front
creditscredita list of acknowledgements of those who contributed to the creation of a film (usually run at the end of the film)
crematescrematereduce to ashes; "Cremate a corpse"
cricketscricketa game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players; teams take turns trying to score runs
crocketscrocketan architectural ornament of curved foliage used at the edge of a spire or gable
crosscutscrosscuta route shorter than the usual one
crotchetscrotcheta small tool or hooklike implement
crowfootscrowfootany of various plants of the genus Ranunculus
crumpetscrumpeta thick soft cake with a porous texture; cooked on a griddle
cryolitescryolitea white mineral consisting of fluorides of aluminum and sodium; a source of fluorine
cryostatscryostata thermostat that operates at very low temperatures
cubitscubitan ancient unit of length based on the length of the forearm
culpritsculpritsomeone who perpetrates wrongdoing
cumquatscumquatany of several trees or shrubs of the genus Fortunella bearing small orange-colored edible fruits with thick sweet-flavored skin and sour pulp
cupritescupritea mineral consisting of cuprous oxide that is a source of copper
curatescuratea person authorized to conduct religious worship; "clergymen are usually called ministers in Protestant churches"
curetscureta surgical instrument shaped like a scoop to remove tissue from a bodily cavity
curettescurettea surgical instrument shaped like a scoop to remove tissue from a bodily cavity
curvetscurveta light leap by a horse in which both hind legs leave the ground before the forelegs come down
cushatscushatEurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neck
cutletscutletthin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiled
cutoutscutouta part that is cut out or is intended to be cut out
cutthroatscutthroatsomeone who murders by cutting the victim's throat
cygnetscygneta young swan
dacoitsdacoita member of an armed gang of robbers
dakoitsdakoita member of an armed gang of robbers
davitsdavita crane-like device (usually one of a pair) for suspending or lowering equipment (as a lifeboat)
daylightsdaylightlight during the daytime
deadbeatsdeadbeatsomeone who fails to meet a financial obligation
deadlightsdeadlighta strong shutter over a ship's porthole that is closed in stormy weather
debatesdebatea discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal; "the argument over foreign aid goes on and on"
debitsdebitan accounting entry acknowledging sums that are owing
deceitsdeceitthe act of deceiving
defeatsdefeatan unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest; "it was a narrow defeat"; "the army's only defeat"; "they suffered a convincing licking"
deflatesdeflatebecome deflated or flaccid, as by losing air; "The balloons deflated"
deletesdeletecut or eliminate; "she edited the juiciest scenes"
delightsdelightsomething or someone that provides a source of happiness; "a joy to behold"; "the pleasure of his company"; "the new car is a delight"
demotesdemoteassign to a lower position; reduce in rank; "She was demoted because she always speaks up"; "He was broken down to Sergeant"
dendritesdendriteshort fiber that conducts toward the cell body of the neuron
denotesdenotehave as a meaning; "`multi-' denotes `many' "
depletesdepleteuse up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
deputesdeputegive an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
deratesderatelower the rated electrical capability of electrical apparatus
despotsdespota cruel and oppressive dictator
devotesdevotededicate; "give thought to"; "give priority to"; "pay attention to"
dicotsdicotflowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside
dictatesdictatea guiding principle; "the dictates of reason"
digitsdigita finger or toe in human beings or corresponding body part in other vertebrates
dilatesdilatebecome wider; "His pupils were dilated"
dilutesdilutelessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
dimoutsdimoutdarkness resulting from the extinction of lights (as in a city invisible to enemy aircraft)
dimwitsdimwita stupid incompetent person
dinettesdinettea small area off of a kitchen that is used for dining
dingbatsdingbata silly empty-headed person; "you would be a dingbat even to try it"; "yet here he was with an upper class dingbat who just happened to be married to his sister"
diskettesdiskettea small plastic magnetic disk enclosed in a stiff envelope with a radial slit; used to store data or programs for a microcomputer; "floppy disks are noted for their relatively slow speed and small capacity and low price"
disputesdisputecoming into conflict with
divotsdivota piece of turf dug out of a lawn or fairway (by an animals hooves or a golf club)
docketsdocketa temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to
dogfightsdogfighta violent fight between dogs (sometimes organized illegally for entertainment and gambling)
dogtrotsdogtrota steady trot like that of a dog
donatesdonategive to a charity or good cause; "I donated blood to the Red Cross for the victims of the earthquake"; "donate money to the orphanage"; "She donates to her favorite charity every month"
donutsdonuta small ring-shaped friedcake
doormatsdoormata mat placed outside an exterior door for wiping the shoes before entering
doorplatesdoorplatea nameplate fastened to a door; indicates the person who works or lives there
doubletsdoubleta man's close-fitting jacket; worn during the Renaissance
doughnutsdoughnuta small ring-shaped friedcake
downbeatsdownbeatthe first beat of a musical measure (as the conductor's arm moves downward)
dragnetsdragneta conical fishnet dragged through the water at great depths
dreadnaughtsdreadnaughtbattleship that has big guns all of the same caliber
dreadnoughtsdreadnoughtbattleship that has big guns all of the same caliber
dribletsdribleta small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid); "he had a drop too much to drink"; "a drop of each sample was analyzed"; "there is not a drop of pity in that man"; "years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling
dropletsdropleta tiny drop
dropoutsdropoutsomeone who quits school before graduation
druggetsdruggeta rug made of a coarse fabric having a cotton warp and a wool filling
drumbeatsdrumbeata vehement and vociferous advocacy of a cause; "the warmongers kept up their drumbeat on Iraq"
ducatsducatformerly a gold coin of various European countries
dugoutsdugouta fortification of earth; mostly or entirely below ground
dumpsitesdumpsitea piece of land where waste materials are dumped
duvetsduveta soft quilt usually filled with the down of the eider
eagletseagleta young eagle
earshotsearshotthe range within which a voice can be heard; "the children were told to stay within earshot"
earthnutsearthnutedible subterranean fungus of the genus Tuber
eclatseclatbrilliant or conspicuous success or effect; "the eclat of a great achievement"
editseditprepare 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"
eelpoutseelpoutelongate freshwater cod of northern Europe and Asia and North America having barbels around its mouth
eggfruitseggfruitovoid orange-yellow mealy sweet fruit of Florida and West Indies
egretsegretany of various usually white herons having long plumes during breeding season
elateselatefill with high spirits; fill with optimism; "Music can uplift your spirits"
eliteselitea group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
eluteselutewash out with a solvent, as in chromatography
emitsemitexpel (gases or odors)
emmetsemmetsocial insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers
emotesemotegive expression or emotion to, in a stage or movie role
enatesenateone related on the mother's side
endplatesendplatethe flattened end of a motor neuron that transmits neural impulses to a muscle
enetsenetsthe Uralic language spoken by the Yeniseian
englutsenglutovereat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself; "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on ice cream"
entreatsentreatask for or request earnestly; "The prophet bid all people to become good persons"
equatesequatemake equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching; "let's equalize the duties among all employees in this office"; "The company matched the discount policy of its competitors"
ergotsergota fungus that infects various cereal plants forming compact black masses of branching filaments that replace many grains of the plant; source of medicinally important alkaloids and of lysergic acid
ersatzersatzan artificial or inferior substitute or imitation
escheatsescheatthe property that reverts to the state
estatesestatea major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights
esthetesestheteone who professes great sensitivity to the beauty of art and nature
EuphratesEuphratesa river in southwestern Asia; flows into the Persian Gulf; was important in the development of several great civilizations in ancient Mesopotamia
excitesexciteact as a stimulant; "The book stimulated her imagination"; "This play stimulates"
excretesexcreteeliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"
exitsexitthe act of going out
expatsexpata person who is voluntarily absent from home or country; "American expatriates"
exploitsexploita notable achievement; "he performed a great feat"; "the book was her finest effort"
facetsfaceta distinct feature or element in a problem; "he studied every facet of the question"
faggotsfaggota bundle of sticks and branches bound together
fagotsfagota bundle of sticks and branches bound together
falloutsfalloutany adverse and unwanted secondary effect; "a strategy to contain the fallout from the accounting scandal"
fanjetsfanjeta jet engine in which a fan driven by a turbine provides extra air to the burner and gives extra thrust
fanlightsfanlighta semicircular window over a door or window; usually has sash bars like the ribs of a fan
faucetsfauceta regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir
feedlotsfeedlota building where livestock are fattened for market
fellatesfellateprovide sexual gratification through oral stimulation
ferretsferretdomesticated albino variety of the European polecat bred for hunting rats and rabbits
ferritesferritea solid solution in which alpha iron is the solvent
fiatsfiata legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge); "a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there"
fidgetsfidgeta feeling of agitation expressed in continual motion; "he's got the fidgets"; "waiting gave him a feeling of restlessness"
filletsfilletfastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members
filtratesfiltratethe product of filtration; a gas or liquid that has been passed through a filter
fishnetsfishneta net that will enclose fish when it is pulled in
fishplatesfishplatemetal plate bolted along sides of two rails or beams
fistfightsfistfighta fight with bare fists
fixatesfixatebecome fixed (on); "Her eyes fixated on a point on the horizon"
flashlightsflashlighta small portable battery-powered electric lamp
flatboatsflatboata flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals)
flatfootsflatfoota foot afflicted with a fallen arch; abnormally flattened and spread out
flatletsflatleta tiny flat
flatmatesflatmatean associate who shares an apartment with you
fleapitsfleapitan old shabby movie theater
floodgatesfloodgateregulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice
floodlightsfloodlightlight that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography
floretsfloreta diminutive flower (especially one that is part of a composite flower)
fluoritesfluoritea soft mineral (calcium fluoride) that is fluorescent in ultraviolet light; chief source of fluorine
flyweightsflyweightan amateur boxer who weighs no more than 112 pounds
folatesfolatea B vitamin that is essential for cell growth and reproduction
foldoutsfoldoutan oversize page that is folded in to a book or magazine
fomitesfomiteany inanimate object (as a towel or money or clothing or dishes or books or toys etc.) that can transmit infectious agents from one person to another
footlightsfootlighttheater light at the front of a stage that illuminate the set and actors
footnotesfootnotea printed note placed below the text on a printed page
footplatesfootplatethe platform in the cab of a locomotive on which the engineer stands to operate the controls
foredatesforedateestablish something as being earlier relative to something else
foresightsforesightprovidence by virtue of planning prudently for the future
forethoughtsforethoughtjudiciousness in avoiding harm or danger; "he exercised caution in opening the door"; "he handled the vase with care"
forfeitsforfeitthe act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.
forgetsforgetbe unable to remember; "I'm drawing a blank"; "You are blocking the name of your first wife!"
formatsformatthe general appearance of a publication
fortnightsfortnighta period of fourteen consecutive days; "most major tennis tournaments last a fortnight"
foxtrotsfoxtrota ballroom dance in quadruple time; combines short and long and fast and slow steps fixed sequences
freshetsfreshetthe occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow
frigatesfrigatea United States warship larger than a destroyer and smaller than a cruiser
frogbitsfrogbitEuropean floating plant with roundish heart-shaped leaves and white flowers
frontletsfrontletan adornment worn on the forehead
frostbitesfrostbitedestruction of tissue by freezing and characterized by tingling, blistering and possibly gangrene
fruitletsfruitleta diminutive fruit, especially one that is part of a multiple fruit
frustratesfrustratetreat cruelly; "The children tormented the stuttering teacher"
FulbrightsFulbrightUnited States senator who is remembered for his creation of grants that fund exchange programs of teachers and students between the United States and other countries (1905-1995)
fusspotsfusspotthinks about unfortunate things that might happen
gadgetsgadgeta device or control that is very useful for a particular job
galootsgaloota disreputable or clumsy man
gambitsgambita chess move early in the game in which the player sacrifices minor pieces in order to obtain an advantageous position
gametesgametea mature sexual reproductive cell having a single set of unpaired chromosomes
gamutsgamuta complete extent or range: "a face that expressed a gamut of emotions"
gannetsgannetlarge heavily built seabird with a long stout bill noted for its plunging dives for fish
gantletsgantleta form of punishment in which a person is forced to run between two lines of men facing each other and armed with clubs or whips to beat the victim
gargetsgargettall coarse perennial American herb having small white flowers followed by blackish-red berries on long drooping racemes; young fleshy stems are edible; berries and root are poisonous
garnetsgarnetany of a group of hard glassy minerals (silicates of various metals) used as gemstones and as an abrasive
garretsgarretfloor consisting of open space at the top of a house just below roof; often used for storage
garrotesgarrotean instrument of execution for execution by strangulation
gasketsgasketseal consisting of a ring for packing pistons or sealing a pipe joint
gaslightsgaslightlight yielded by the combustion of illuminating gas
gateausgateauany of various rich and elaborate cakes
gauntletsgauntleta form of punishment in which a person is forced to run between two lines of men facing each other and armed with clubs or whips to beat the victim
gazettesgazettea newspaper or official journal
genetsgenetagile Old World viverrine having a spotted coat and long ringed tail
gestatesgestatebe pregnant with; "She is bearing his child"; "The are expecting another child in January"; "I am carrying his child"
ghostwritesghostwritewrite for someone else; "How many books have you ghostwritten so far?"
gibbetsgibbetalternative terms for gallows
gibbsitesgibbsitewhite crystalline mineral consisting of aluminum hydroxide; a constituent of bauxite and a source of alumina
gibletsgibletedible viscera of a fowl
gigotsgigotlamb leg suitable for roasting
gimletsgimlethand tool for boring holes
gobbetsgobbeta lump or chunk of raw meat
gobletsgobleta bowl-shaped drinking vessel; especially the Eucharistic cup
godwitsgodwitlarge wading bird that resembles a curlew; has a long slightly upturned bill
goethitesgoethitea red or yellow or brown mineral; an oxide of iron that is a common constituent of rust
gorgetsgorgetarmor plate that protects the neck
gothitesgothitea red or yellow or brown mineral; an oxide of iron that is a common constituent of rust
gradatesgradatepass imperceptibly from one degree, shade, or tone into another; "The paint on these walls gradates but you don't see it"
granitesgranitesomething having the quality of granite (unyielding firmness); "a man of granite"
graphitesgraphiteused as a lubricant and as a moderator in nuclear reactors
grassrootsgrassrootof or involving the common people as constituting a fundamental political and economic group; "a grassroots movement for nuclear disarmament"
grassrootsgrassrootsof or involving the common people as constituting a fundamental political and economic group; "a grassroots movement for nuclear disarmament"
greatcoatsgreatcoata heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
griotsgriota storyteller in West Africa; perpetuates the oral traditions of a family or village
grivetsgrivetwhite and olive green East African monkey with long white tufts of hair beside the face
grommetsgrommetfastener consisting of a metal ring for lining a small hole to permit the attachment of cords or lines
groundnutsgroundnutpod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; `groundnut' and `monkey nut' are British terms
groundsheetsgroundsheeta waterproofed piece of cloth spread on the ground (as under a tent) to protect from moisture
gulletsgulletthe passage between the pharynx and the stomach
gummitesgummitea gummy orange mixture of uranium oxides and silicates occurring naturally in the hydration and oxidation of pitchblende
gunboatsgunboata small shallow-draft boat carrying mounted guns; used by costal patrols
gunfightsgunfighta fight involving shooting small arms with the intent to kill or frighten
gunitesgunitea mixture of cement and sand and water that is sprayed on a surface under pneumatic pressure
gunshotsgunshotthe act of shooting a gun; "the gunfire endangered innocent bystanders"; "they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire"
gussetsgusseta piece of material used to strengthen or enlarge a garment
guyotsguyota seamount of volcanic origin (especially in the Pacific Ocean)
gyratesgyraterevolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
habitshabit(psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition; "owls have nocturnal habits"; "she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair"; "long use had hardened him to it"
hackbutshackbutan obsolete firearm with a long barrel
hagbutshagbutan obsolete firearm with a long barrel
haircutshaircutthe act of cutting the hair
hairnetshairneta small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place
haliteshalitenaturally occurring crystalline sodium chloride
hamateshamatethe wrist bone in line with the 4th and 5th fingers
hamletshamleta community of people smaller than a village
handoutshandoutgiving money or food or clothing to a needy person
handsetshandsettelephone set with the mouthpiece and earpiece mounted on a single handle
handwriteshandwritewrite by hand; "You should handwrite the note to your guests"
hangoutshangouta frequently visited place
harlotsharlota woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
hasletshasletheart and liver and other edible viscera especially of hogs; usually chopped and formed into a loaf and braised
hatchetshatcheta small ax with a short handle used with one hand (usually to chop wood)

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