Near rhymes dictionary


List of near rhymes for the word: need


Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
kneadkneadmanually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes; "She rubbed down her child with a sponge"
kneedkneejoint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee
learnedlearnhighly educated; having extensive information or understanding; "knowing instructors"; "a knowledgeable critic"; "a knowledgeable audience"
learnedlearnedhighly educated; having extensive information or understanding; "knowing instructors"; "a knowledgeable critic"; "a knowledgeable audience"
NADNADa coenzyme present in most living cells and derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid; serves as a reductant in various metabolic processes
needneedthe psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior; "we did not understand his motivation"; "he acted with the best of motives"
neighedneighthe characteristic sounds made by a horse
nodnodthe act of nodding the head
nodenode(computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network
nudenudea painting of a naked human figure
sneadsneadUnited States golfer known for the graceful arc of his swing (1912-2002)
snidesnideexpressive of contempt; "curled his lip in a supercilious smile"; "spoke in a sneering jeering manner"; "makes many a sharp comparison but never a mean or snide one"
snoodsnoodan ornamental net in the shape of a bag that confines a woman's hair; pins or ties at the back of the head

Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
AeneidAeneidan epic in Latin by Virgil; tells the adventures of Aeneas after the Trojan War; provides an illustrious historical background for the Roman Empire
annoyedannoyaroused to impatience or anger; "made an irritated gesture"; "feeling nettled from the constant teasing"; "peeved about being left out"; "felt really pissed at her snootiness"; "riled no end by his lies"; "roiled by the delay"
annoyedannoyedaroused to impatience or anger; "made an irritated gesture"; "feeling nettled from the constant teasing"; "peeved about being left out"; "felt really pissed at her snootiness"; "riled no end by his lies"; "roiled by the delay"
anodeanodea positively charged electrode by which electrons leave an electrical device
benweedbenweedwidespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity
blarneyedblarneyflattery designed to gain favor
canidcanidany of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles
canoedcanoesmall and light boat; pointed at both ends; propelled with a paddle
clinidclinidmostly small blennioid fishes of coral reefs and seagrass beds
conoidconoida shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point
cranniedcranniedhaving small chinks or crannies (especially in or between rocks or stones); "a crannied wall"
crinoidcrinoidprimitive echinoderms having five or more feathery arms radiating from a central disk
ctenoidctenoidresembling a comb; having projections like the teeth of a comb
danaiddanaidlarge tropical butterfly with degenerate forelegs and an unpleasant taste
denieddenydeclare untrue; contradict; "He denied the allegations"; "She denied that she had taken money"
denudedenudelay bare; "denude a forest"
EnidEnida town in north central Oklahoma
enneadenneadthe cardinal number that is the sum of eight and one
fanweedfanweedfoetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America
ganoidganoidprimitive fishes having thick bony scales with a shiny covering
gnawedgnawbecome ground down or deteriorate; "Her confidence eroded"
gonadgonada gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced
GounodGounodFrench composer best remembered for his operas (1818-1893)
green-eyedgreen-eyedsuspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival; "a jealous lover"
greenhoodgreenhoodany of numerous orchids of the genus Pterostylis having leaves in a basal rosette and green flowers often striped purple or brown or red with the dorsal sepal incurved to form a hood
greenweedgreenweedsmall Eurasian shrub having clusters of yellow flowers that yield a dye; common as a weed in Britain and the United States; sometimes grown as an ornamental
greenwoodgreenwoodwoodlands in full leaf; "the greenwood was Robin Hood's home"
grenadegrenadea small explosive bomb thrown by hand or fired from a missile
hackneyedhackneyrepeated 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'"
hackneyedhackneyedrepeated 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'"
hennaedhennaa reddish brown dye used especially on hair
honeyedhoneypleasing to the ear; "the dulcet tones of the cello"
honeyedhoneyedpleasing to the ear; "the dulcet tones of the cello"
honiedhoneywith honey added
honiedhoniedwith honey added
hypnoidhypnoidof or relating to a state of sleep or hypnosis
journeyedjourneythe act of traveling from one place to another
knock-kneedknock-kneedhaving the knees abnormally close together and the ankles wide apart
maenadmaenad(Greek mythology) a woman participant in the orgiastic rites of Dionysus
manhoodmanhoodthe status of being a man
monadmonad(biology) a single-celled microorganism (especially a flagellate protozoan)
moneyedmoneyedhaving an abundant supply of money or possessions of value; "an affluent banker"; "a speculator flush with cash"; "not merely rich but loaded"; "moneyed aristocrats"; "wealthy corporations"
moniedmoniedbased on or arising from the possession of money or wealth; "moneyed interests"
musnudmusnuda seat with a cushion that is used as a throne by Indian princes
one-eyedone-eyedhaving or showing only one eye; "one-eyed Jacks are wild"; "the three one-eyed Cyclopes of Greek myth"
phoneyedphoneya person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives
phoniedphonya person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives
pinheadpinheadthe head of a pin
ranidranidinsectivorous usually semiaquatic web-footed amphibian with smooth moist skin and long hind legs
saunaedsaunaa Finnish steam bath; steam is produced by pouring water over heated rocks
seanadseanadthe upper house of the parliament of the Irish Republic
shinniedshinnya simple version of hockey played by children on the streets (or on ice or on a field) using a ball or can as the puck
skinheadskinheada young person who belongs to a British or American group that shave their heads and gather at rock concerts or engage in white supremacist demonstrations
snowedsnowstreet names for cocaine
sphenoidsphenoidbutterfly-shaped bone at the base of the skull
synodsynoda council convened to discuss ecclesiastical business
tineidtineidsmall yellowish moths whose larvae feed on wool or fur
weak-kneedweak-kneedlacking will power or resolution; "the role of the dissenter is not for the weak-kneed"
whinniedwhinnythe characteristic sounds made by a horse

Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
actinideactinideany of a series of radioactive elements with atomic numbers 89 through 103
actinoidactinoidany of a series of radioactive elements with atomic numbers 89 through 103
adenoidadenoida collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx); "hypertrophy of the pharyngeal tonsils is called adenoids"; "enlarged adenoids may restrict the breathing of children"
ammonoidammonoidone of the coiled chambered fossil shells of extinct mollusks
andrenidandrenida bee that is a member of the genus Andrena
antinodeantinode(physics) the point of maximum displacement in a periodic system
arachnidarachnidair-breathing arthropods characterized by simple eyes and four pairs of legs
arachnoidarachnoidair-breathing arthropods characterized by simple eyes and four pairs of legs
arsenidearsenidea compound of arsenic with a more positive element
astoniedastoniedfilled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock; "an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation"; "I stood enthralled, astonished by the vastness and majesty of the cathedral"; "astounded viewers wept at the pictures from the Oklahoma City bombing"; "stood in stunned silence"; "stunned scientists found not one but at least three viruses"
balconiedbalconiedhaving balconies or a balcony; "the balconied houses of New Orleans"
benzenoidbenzenoidsimilar to benzene in structure or linkage
buttonwoodbuttonwoodvery large spreading plane tree of eastern and central North America to Mexico
cannonadecannonadeintense and continuous artillery fire
carcinoidcarcinoida small tumor (benign or malignant) arising from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract; usually associated with excessive secretion of serotonin
citronwoodcitronwooddurable fragrant wood; used in building (as in the roof of the cathedral at Cordova, Spain)
colonnadecolonnadea structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns
companiedcompanyan institution created to conduct business; "he only invests in large well-established companies"; "he started the company in his garage"
continuedcontinuewithout stop or interruption; "to insure the continued success of the war"; "the continued existence of nationalism"; "the continued popularity of Westerns"
cottonweedcottonweedany of various plants of the genus Froelichia found in sandy soils and on rocky slopes in warmer regions of America; grown for their spikes of woolly white flowers
cottonwoodcottonwoodAmerican basswood of the Allegheny region
cyanidecyanidean extremely poisonous salt of hydrocyanic acid
cyprinidcyprinidsoft-finned mainly freshwater fishes typically having toothless jaws and cycloid scales
cyprinoidcyprinoidof or relating to members of fish family Cyprinidae
dragonheaddragonheadAmerican herb having sharply serrate lanceolate leaves and spikes of blue to violet flowers
esplanadeesplanadea long stretch of open level ground (paved or grassy) for walking beside the seashore
euglenideuglenidmarine and freshwater green or colorless flagellate organism
euglenoideuglenoidmarine and freshwater green or colorless flagellate organism
flavonoidflavonoidany of a large class of plant pigments having a chemical structure based on or similar to flavone
flecainideflecainideoral antiarrhythmic medication (trade name Tambocor) used as a last resort in treating arrhythmias; increases the risk of sudden death in heart attack patients
fountainheadfountainheadan abundant source; "she was a well of information"
gasconadegasconadean instance of boastful talk; "his brag is worse than his fight"; "whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade"
grant-in-aidgrant-in-aida grant from a central government to a local government
grants-in-aidgrant-in-aida grant from a central government to a local government
hominidhominida primate of the family Hominidae
hominoidhominoida primate of the superfamily Hominoidea
humanoidhumanoidan automaton that resembles a human being
iguanidiguanidlizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males
internodeinternodea segment of a stem between two nodes
ironweedironweedany of various plants of the genus Vernonia of tropical and warm regions of especially North America that take their name from their loose heads of purple to rose flowers that quickly take on a rusty hue
ironwoodironwoodmedium-sized hop hornbeam of eastern North America
jimsonweedjimsonweedintensely poisonous tall coarse annual tropical weed having rank-smelling foliage, large white or violet trumpet-shaped flowers and prickly fruits
lanthanidelanthanideany element of the lanthanide series (atomic numbers 57 through 71)
lemonadelemonadesweetened beverage of diluted lemon juice
lemonwoodlemonwoodSouth African evergreen having hard tough wood
lycaenidlycaenidany of various butterflies of the family Lycaenidae
maidenheadmaidenheada fold of tissue that partly covers the entrance to the vagina of a virgin
maidenhoodmaidenhoodthe childhood of a girl
marinademarinademixtures of vinegar or wine and oil with various spices and seasonings; used for soaking foods before cooking
mucinoidmucinoidresembling mucin
mutiniedmutinyopen rebellion against constituted authority (especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers)
muttonheadmuttonheada stupid person; these words are used to express a low opinion of someone's intelligence
NaiadNaiad(Greek mythology) a nymph of lakes and springs and rivers and fountains
nationhoodnationhoodthe state of being a nation
nationwidenationwideoccurring or extending throughout a country or nation; "the event aroused nationwide interest"; "a countrywide fund-raising campaign"
OceanidOceanid(Greek mythology) sea nymph who was a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys
open-eyedopen-eyedcarefully observant or attentive; on the lookout for possible danger; "a policy of open-eyed awareness"; "the vigilant eye of the town watch"; "there was a watchful dignity in the room"; "a watchful parent with a toddler in tow"
orphanhoodorphanhoodthe condition of being a child without living parents; "his early orphanage shaped his character as an adult"
ozonideozonideany of a class of unstable chemical compounds resulting from the addition of ozone to a double bond in an unsaturated compound
paranoidparanoida person afflicted with paranoia
pasquinadepasquinadea composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
personhoodpersonhoodbeing a person; "finding her own personhood as a campus activist"
phasianidphasianida kind of game bird in the family Phasianidae
phoronidphoronidhermaphrodite wormlike animal living in mud of the sea bottom
pineweedpineweedannual wiry-stemmed North American weed with minute scalelike leaves and small yellow flowers
procyonidprocyonidplantigrade carnivorous mammals
promenadepromenadea leisurely walk (usually in some public place)
pudden-headpudden-heada person who is not very bright; "The economy, stupid!"
renewedrenewrestored to a new condition; "felt renewed strength"
renewedrenewedrestored to a new condition; "felt renewed strength"
resinoidresinoida plastic containing resins
ribbonwoodribbonwoodsmall tree or shrub of New Zealand having a profusion of axillary clusters of honey-scented paper-white flowers and whose bark is used for cordage
roneoedroneoa rotary duplicator that uses a stencil through which ink is pressed (trade mark Roneo)
rosinweedrosinweedany of various western American plants of the genus Grindelia having resinous leaves and stems formerly used medicinally; often poisonous to livestock
salmonidsalmonidsoft-finned fishes of cold and temperate waters
satinwoodsatinwoodEast Indian tree with valuable hard lustrous yellowish wood;
scorpaenidscorpaenidany of numerous carnivorous usually bottom-dwelling warm-water marine fishes found worldwide but most abundant in the Pacific
scorpaenoidscorpaenoidfishes having the head armored with bony plates
seminudeseminudepartially clothed
serenadeserenadea musical composition in several movements; has no fixed form
serranidserranidmarine food sport fishes mainly of warm coastal waters
solenoidsolenoida coil of wire around an iron core; becomes a magnet when current passes through the coil
southernwoodsouthernwoodshrubby European wormwood naturalized in North America; sometimes used in brewing beer
subpoenaedsubpoenaa writ issued by court authority to compel the attendance of a witness at a judicial proceeding; disobedience may be punishable as a contempt of court
sunken-eyedsunken-eyedcharacteristic of the bony face of a cadaver
tamponadetamponadeblockage or closure (as of a wound or body cavity) by (or as if by) a tampon (especially to stop bleeding)
tapenadetapenadea spread consisting of capers and black olives and anchovies made into a puree with olive oil
tineoidtineoidsmall dull-colored moth with chewing mouthparts
tyrannidtyrannida passerine bird of the suborder Tyranni
unawedunawednot awed
uncrannieduncranniedwithout chinks or crannies
winnowedwinnowthe act of separating grain from chaff; "the winnowing was done by women"
womanhoodwomanhoodthe status of a woman

Rhymes with 4 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
accompaniedaccompanyhaving companions or an escort; "there were lone gentlemen and gentlemen accompanied by their wives"
albuminoidalbuminoida simple protein found in horny and cartilaginous tissues and in the lens of the eye
arytaenoidarytaenoideither of two small cartilages at the back of the larynx to which the vocal folds are attached
arytenoidarytenoideither of two small cartilages at the back of the larynx to which the vocal folds are attached
bignoniadbignoniadany woody plant of the family Bignoniaceae
bitumenoidbitumenoidlike bitumen
bituminoidbituminoidlike bitumen
blennioidblennioidelongated mostly scaleless marine fishes with large pectoral fins and reduced pelvic fins
carotenoidcarotenoidany of a class of highly unsaturated yellow to red pigments occurring in plants and animals
concertinaedconcertinafree-reed instrument played like an accordion by pushing its ends together to force air through the reeds
cryptomonadcryptomonadcommon in fresh and salt water appearing along the shore as algal blooms
discontinueddiscontinuestopped permanently or temporarily; "discontinued models"; "a discontinued magazine"; "a discontinued conversation"
harlequinadeharlequinadeacting like a clown or buffoon
pseudomonadpseudomonadbacteria usually producing greenish fluorescent water-soluble pigment; some pathogenic for plants and animals
pycnogonidpycnogonidany of various small spiderlike marine arthropods having small thin bodies and long slender legs
saturniidsaturniidlarge brightly colored and usually tropical moth; larvae spin silken cocoons
sciaenidsciaenidwidely distributed family of carnivorous percoid fishes having a large air bladder used to produce sound
scorpionweedscorpionweedany plant of the genus Phacelia
teredinidteredinidwormlike marine bivalve that bores into wooden piers and ships by means of drill-like shells
transactinidetransactinideany of the artificially produced elements with atomic numbers greater than 103
trichomonadtrichomonadcause of trichomoniasis in women and cattle and birds
unbalconiedunbalconiednot having balconies
unrenewedunrenewednot revived
xanthomonadxanthomonadbacteria producing yellow non-water-soluble pigments; some pathogenic for plants

Rhymes with 5 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
bioflavinoidbioflavinoida vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation
ferricyanideferricyanidesalt of ferricyanic acid obtained by oxidation of a ferrocyanide
ferrocyanideferrocyanidesalt of ferrocyanic acid usually obtained by a reaction of a cyanide with iron sulphate
tenebrionidtenebrionidsluggish hard-bodied black terrestrial weevil whose larvae feed on e.g. decaying plant material or grain
tettigoniidtettigoniidgrasshoppers with long threadlike antennae and well-developed stridulating organs on the forewings of the male
unaccompaniedunaccompanied(of a state or an event) taking place without something specified occurring at the same time; "a headache unaccompanied by other symptoms"
vespertilionidvespertilionida variety of carnivorous bat

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