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List of near rhymes for the word: open

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Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
painpaina somatic sensation of acute discomfort; "as the intensity increased the sensation changed from tickle to pain"
PainePaineAmerican Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in England) who supported the American colonist's fight for independence and supported the French Revolution (1737-1809)
panpanchimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids
panepanestreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
pawnpawnborrowing and leaving an article as security for repayment of the loan
peanpeana formal expression of praise
peenpeenthe part of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface (may have various shapes)
penpenfemale swan
PennPenna university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
pennepennepasta in short tubes with diagonally cut ends
pinpina club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in triangular groups of ten as the target
pinepinea coniferous tree
poneponecornbread often made without milk or eggs and baked or fried (southern)
poonpoonany of several East Indian trees of the genus Calophyllum having shiny leathery leaves and lightweight hard wood
punpuna humorous play on words; "I do it for the pun of it"; "his constant punning irritated her"
SpainSpaina parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
spanspanthe act of sitting or standing astride
spawnspawnthe mass of eggs deposited by fish or amphibians or molluscs
spinspina distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); "the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"
spinespinea sharp rigid animal process or appendage; as a porcupine quill or a ridge on a bone or a ray of a fish fin
spoonspoona piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take up food
spunspina distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); "the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"
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Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
alpinealpineliving or growing above the timber line; "alpine flowers"
ash-panash-pana receptacle fitted beneath the grate in which ashes collect and are removed
aspenaspenany of several trees of the genus Populus having leaves on flattened stalks so that they flutter in the lightest wind
backspinbackspinspin (usually of a moving ball) that retards or reverses the forward motion
ballpenballpena pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper
bedpanbedpana shallow vessel used by a bedridden patient for defecation and urination
brainpanbrainpanthe part of the skull that encloses the brain
breastpinbreastpina decorative pin worn by women
bullpenbullpena large cell where prisoners (people awaiting trial or sentence or refugees or illegal immigrants) are confined together temporarily
campaigncampaignan overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa)
caponcaponcastrated male chicken
CaponeCaponeUnited States gangster who terrorized Chicago during prohibition until arrested for tax evasion (1899-1947)
champagnechampagnea white sparkling wine either produced in Champagne or resembling that produced there
champaignchampaigna university town in east central Illinois adjoining Urbana
cheapencheapenlower the grade of something; reduce its worth
chopinchopinthe music of Chopin; "he practiced Chopin day and night"
chopinechopinea woman's shoe with a very high thick sole
clip-onclip-ona device (as an earring, sunglasses, microphone etc.) that is attached by clips
cornponecornponecornbread often made without milk or eggs and baked or fried (southern)
couponcoupona test sample of some substance
cramponcramponan iron spike attached to the shoe to prevent slipping on ice when walking or climbing
crampooncrampoonan iron spike attached to the shoe to prevent slipping on ice when walking or climbing
CrispenCrispenmake brown and crisp by heating; "toast bread"; "crisp potatoes"
crispincrispinpatron saint of shoemakers; he and his brother were martyred for trying to spread Christianity (3rd century)
dampendampenmake moist; "The dew moistened the meadows"
deadpandeadpandeliberately impassive in manner; "deadpan humor"; "his face remained expressionless as the verdict was read"
deependeepenbecome more intense; "The debate intensified"; "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan"
deponedeponemake a deposition; declare under oath
dishpandishpanlarge pan for washing dishes
downspindownspina swift and dangerous downturn
duckpinduckpina bowling pin that is short and squat by comparison with a tenpin
dustpandustpana short-handled receptacle into which dust can be swept
frypanfrypana pan used for frying foods
hairpinhairpina double pronged pin used to hold women's hair in place
happenhappencome to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
hardpanhardpancrust or layer of hard subsoil encrusted with calcium-carbonate occurring in arid or semiarid regions
harpoonharpoona spear with a shaft and barbed point for throwing; used for catching large fish or whales; a strong line is attached to it
hatpinhatpina long sturdy pin used by women to secure a hat to their hair
headpinheadpinthe front bowling pin in the triangular arrangement of ten pins
hempenhempenhaving or resembling fibers especially fibers used in making cordage such as those of jute
hipbonehipbonelarge flaring bone forming one half of the pelvis; made up of the ilium and ischium and pubis
impugnimpugnattack as false or wrong
inspaninspanattach a yoke or harness to; "inspan the draft animals"
jampanjampana kind of sedan chair used in India
JapanJapanlacquer with a durable glossy black finish, originally from the orient
kingpinkingpinthe front bowling pin in the triangular arrangement of ten pins
kirpankirpana ceremonial four-inch curved dagger that Sikh men and women are obliged to wear at all times
kneepankneepana small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint
lampoonlampoona composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
lapinlapincastrated male rabbit
linchpinlinchpinpin inserted through an axletree to hold a wheel on
lumpenlumpenmentally sluggish
lupinlupinany plant of the genus Lupinus; bearing erect spikes of usually purplish-blue flowers
lupinelupineany plant of the genus Lupinus; bearing erect spikes of usually purplish-blue flowers
lynchpinlynchpinpin inserted through an axletree to hold a wheel on
marchpanemarchpanealmond paste and egg whites
NipponNippona constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
OpenOpeninformation that has become public; "all the reports were out in the open"; "the facts had been brought to the surface"
opineopineexpect, believe, or suppose; "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"
oppugnoppugnchallenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of; "We must question your judgment in this matter"
orpinorpinperennial northern temperate plant with toothed leaves and heads of small purplish-white flowers
orpineorpineperennial northern temperate plant with toothed leaves and heads of small purplish-white flowers
outspanoutspanremove the yoke or harness from; "outspan the draft animals"
paeanpaeana formal expression of praise
papainpapaina proteolytic enzyme obtained from the unripe papaya; used as a meat tenderizer
peonpeona laborer who is obliged to do menial work
PepinPepinking of the Franks and father of Charlemagne who defended papal interests and founded the Carolingian dynasty in 751 (714-768)
pigpenpigpena pen for swine
pionpiona meson involved in holding the nucleus together; produced as the result of high-energy particle collision
pippinpippinany of numerous superior eating apples with yellow or greenish yellow skin flushed with red
playpenplaypena portable enclosure in which babies may be left to play
pomponpompondusky grey food fish found from Louisiana and Florida southward
postponepostponehold back to a later time; "let's postpone the exam"
propanepropanecolorless gas found in natural gas and petroleum; used as a fuel
propenepropenea flammable gas obtained by cracking petroleum; used in organic synthesis
pushpinpushpina tack for attaching papers to a bulletin board or drawing board
rapinerapinethe act of despoiling a country in warfare
repinerepineexpress discontent
repugnrepugnto make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; "They contested the outcome of the race"
ripenripengrow ripe; "The plums ripen in July"
SaipanSaipanUS forces captured the island from the Japanese in July 1944; it was an important air base until the end of World War II
saltpansaltpana shallow basin in a desert region; contains salt and gypsum that was deposited by an evaporated salt lake
sampansampanan Asian skiff usually propelled by two oars
scarfpinscarfpina pin used to hold the tie in place
sculpinsculpinany of numerous spiny large-headed usually scaleless scorpaenoid fishes with broad mouths
sharpensharpenput (an image) into focus; "Please focus the image; we cannot enjoy the movie"
skidpanskidpana paved surface on which cars can be made to skid so that drivers can practice controlling them
slip-onslip-onan article of clothing (garment or shoe) that is easily slipped on or off
soupspoonsoupspoona spoon with a rounded bowl for eating soup
steepensteepenmake steeper; "The landslides have steepened the mountain sides"
step-instep-inshort underpants for women or children (usually used in the plural)
stewpanstewpana saucepan used for stewing
stickpinstickpina decorative pin that is worn in a necktie
supinesupineoffering no resistance; "resistless hostages"; "No other colony showed such supine, selfish helplessness in allowing her own border citizens to be mercilessly harried"- Theodore Roosevelt
tailspintailspinrapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral
taipantaipanlarge highly venomous snake of northeastern Australia
tampontamponplug of cotton or other absorbent material; inserted into wound or body cavity to absorb exuded fluids (especially blood)
tarpantarpanEuropean wild horse extinct since the early 20th century
tarpontarponlarge silvery game fish of warm Atlantic coastal waters especially off Florida
teaspoonteaspoona small spoon used for stirring tea or coffee; holds about one fluid dram
tenpintenpinone of the bottle-shaped pins used in bowling
terpeneterpenean unsaturated hydrocarbon obtained from plants
tiepintiepina pin used to hold the tie in place
topspintopspinforward spin (usually of a moving ball) that is imparted by an upward stroke
trepantrepana drill for cutting circular holes around a center
TurpinTurpinEnglish highwayman (1706-1739)
tympantympana musical percussion instrument; usually consists of a hollow cylinder with a membrane stretched across each end
unpinunpinremove the pins from; unfasten the pins of
vulpinevulpineresembling or characteristic of a fox; "vulpine cunning"
weaponweaponany instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting; "he was licensed to carry a weapon"
wingspanwingspanlinear distance between the extremities of an airfoil
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Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
adapinadapina tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Adapin and Sinequan) with numerous side effects (dry mouth and sedation and gastrointestinal disturbances)
antwerpenantwerpena busy port and financial center in northern Belgium on the Scheldt river; it has long been a center for the diamond industry and the first stock exchange was opened there in 1460
apianapianrelating to or having the characteristics of bees
atropineatropinea poisonous crystalline alkaloid extracted from the nightshade family; used as an antispasmodic and to dilate the eye pupil; also administered in large amounts as an antidote for organophosphate nerve agents or organophosphate insecticides
campioncampionany plant of the genus Silene
candlepincandlepina bowling pin that is thin by comparison with a tenpin
CaspianCaspiana large saltwater lake between Iran and Russia fed by the Volga River; the largest inland body of water in the world
championchampionsomeone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
chincapinchincapinsmall nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut
chinkapinchinkapinsmall nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut
chinquapinchinquapinsmall nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut
cisalpinecisalpineon the Italian or Roman side of the Alps; "ancient cisalpine Gaul included an area south and east of the Alps"
clothespinclothespinwood or plastic fastener; for holding clothes on a clothesline
clozapineclozapinean antipsychotic drug (trade name Clozaril) used as a sedative and for treatment-resistant schizophrenia; know to have few side effects
counterpanecounterpanedecorative cover for a bed
cyclopeancyclopeanof or relating to or resembling the Cyclops; "Cyclopean eye"
dessertspoondessertspoonas much as a dessert spoon will hold
doxepindoxepina tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Adapin and Sinequan) with numerous side effects (dry mouth and sedation and gastrointestinal disturbances)
EuropanEuropanan artificial language proposed as an auxiliary European language
EuropeanEuropeana native or inhabitant of Europe
finespunfinespundeveloped in excessively fine detail; "finespun distinctions"
frangipanefrangipanepastry with a creamy almond-flavored filling
hereuponhereuponimmediately after this; "hereupon, the passengers stumbled aboard"
homespunhomespuna rough loosely woven fabric originally made with yarn that was spun at home
ill-shapenill-shapenso badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly; "deformed thalidomide babies"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "an ill-shapen vase"; "a limp caused by a malformed foot"; "misshapen old fingers"
intropinintropina monoamine neurotransmitter found in the brain and essential for the normal functioning of the central nervous system; as a drug (trade names Dopastat and Intropin) it is used to treat shock and hypotension
lifespanlifespanthe period during which something is functional (as between birth and death); "the battery had a short life"; "he lived a long and happy life"
lycopenelycopenecarotenoid that makes tomatoes red; may lower the risk of prostate cancer
marzipanmarzipanalmond paste and egg whites
mascarponemascarponesoft mild Italian cream cheese
menoponmenoponchicken lice
misshapenmisshapeso badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly; "deformed thalidomide babies"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "an ill-shapen vase"; "a limp caused by a malformed foot"; "misshapen old fingers"
misshapenmisshapenso badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly; "deformed thalidomide babies"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "an ill-shapen vase"; "a limp caused by a malformed foot"; "misshapen old fingers"
MontespanMontespanFrench noblewoman who was mistress to Louis XIV until he became attracted to Madame de Maintenon (1641-1707)
ninepinninepina bowling pin of the type used in playing ninepins or (in England) skittles
nitrospannitrospantrade names for nitroglycerin used as a coronary vasodilator in the treatment of angina pectoris
PapuanPapuanany of the indigenous languages spoken in Papua New Guinea or New Britain or the Solomon Islands that are not Malayo-Polynesian languages
patty-panpatty-pana pan for cooking patties or pasties
PhilippinePhilippineofficial language of the Philippines; based on Tagalog; draws its lexicon from other Philippine languages
porcupineporcupinerelatively large rodents with sharp erectile bristles mingled with the fur
Port-of-SpainPort-of-Spainthe capital and largest city of Trinidad and Tobago on the west coast of the island of Trinidad
proserpineproserpinegoddess of the underworld; counterpart of Greek Persephone
put-uponput-uponof persons; taken advantage of; "after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used"
rampionrampionbellflower of Europe and Asia and North Africa having bluish flowers and an edible tuberous root used with the leaves in salad
reopenreopenopen again or anew; "They reopened the theater"
reserpinereserpineantihypertensive consisting of an alkaloid extracted from the plant Rauwolfia serpentina (trade names Raudixin or Rau-Sed or Sandril or Serpasil)
resupineresupinelying face upward
rifampinrifampinan antibacterial drug (trade names Rifadin and Rimactane) used to treat tuberculosis
saucepansaucepana deep pan with a handle; used for stewing or boiling
scallopinescallopinesauteed cutlets (usually veal or poultry) that have been pounded thin and coated with flour
scorpionscorpionarachnid of warm dry regions having a long segmented tail ending in a venomous stinger
spic-and-spanspic-and-spancompletely neat and clean; "the apartment was immaculate"; "in her immaculate white uniform"; "a spick-and-span kitchen"; "their spic red-visored caps"
spick-and-spanspick-and-spancompletely neat and clean; "the apartment was immaculate"; "in her immaculate white uniform"; "a spick-and-span kitchen"; "their spic red-visored caps"
subalpinesubalpinegrowing at high altitudes
tablespoontablespoona spoon larger than a dessert spoon; used for serving
talapointalapoinsmallest guenon monkey; of swampy central and west African forests
tampiontampionplug for the muzzle of a gun to keep out dust and moisture
terrapeneterrapenebox turtles
terrapinterrapinany of various edible North American web-footed turtles living in fresh or brackish water
thespianthespiana theatrical performer
tholepintholepina holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
tompiontompionplug for the muzzle of a gun to keep out dust and moisture
tragopantragopanbrilliantly colored Asian pheasant having wattles and two fleshy processes on the head
transalpinetransalpineone living on or coming from the other side of the Alps from Italy
underpinunderpinsupport from beneath
unopenunopennot open; "the door slammed shut"
unshapenunshapenincompletely or imperfectly shaped; "unshaped dough"; "unshaped timbers"
windowpanewindowpanevery thin translucent flounder of the Atlantic coast of North America
WitherspoonWitherspoonAmerican Revolutionary leader and educator (born in Scotland) who signed of the Declaration of Independence and was president of the college that became Princeton University (1723-1794)
yanquapinyanquapinwater lily of eastern North America having pale yellow blossoms and edible globular nutlike seeds
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Rhymes with 4 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
AtakapanAtakapana language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
AttacapanAttacapana language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
ChipewyanChipewyanthe language spoken by the Chipewyan
chippewyanchippewyanthe language spoken by the Chipewyan
cyclopropanecyclopropanea colorless flammable gas sometimes used as an inhalation anesthetic
dystopiandystopianas bad as can be; characterized by human misery; "AIDS is one of the dystopian harbingers of the global villages"- Susan Sontag
elecampaneelecampanetall coarse Eurasian herb having daisylike yellow flowers with narrow petals whose rhizomatous roots are used medicinally
kalapuyankalapuyana Penutian language spoken by the Kalapuya
kamarupankamarupanthe Tibeto-Burman language spoken in northeastern India and adjacent regions of western Burma
KulanapanKulanapana group of languages of the Hokan family
nevirapinenevirapinea non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (trade name Viramune) used to treat AIDS and HIV
nifedipinenifedipinecalcium blocker (trade name Procardia); appears to increase the risk of recurrent heart attacks
OlympianOlympiana classical Greek god after the overthrow of the Titans
PhilippianPhilippiana native or inhabitant of Philippi in ancient Macedonia
pilocarpinepilocarpinecholinergic alkaloid used in eyedrops to treat glaucoma
polypropenepolypropenea polymer of propylene used as a thermoplastic molding material
thyrotropinthyrotropinanterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
utopianutopianan idealistic (but usually impractical) social reformer; "a Utopian believes in the ultimate perfectibility of man"
wide-openwide-openlax in enforcing laws; "a wide-open town"
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Rhymes with 5 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
AesculapianAesculapianof or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art
callithumpiancallithumpianof or relating to a callithump
ChippewaianChippewaianthe language spoken by the Chipewyan
corticotropincorticotropina hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
EthiopianEthiopiana native or inhabitant of Ethiopia
gonadotropingonadotropinhormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
Indo-EuropeanIndo-Europeanthe family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
KalapooianKalapooiana Penutian language spoken by the Kalapuya
luteotropinluteotropingonadotropic hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary; in females it stimulates growth of the mammary glands and lactation after parturition
MississippianMississippiana native or resident of Mississippi
pellitory-of-spainpellitory-of-spaina small Mediterranean plant containing a volatile oil once used to relieve toothache
pseudoscorpionpseudoscorpionsmall nonvenomous arachnid resembling a tailless scorpion
somatotropinsomatotropina hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans
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Rhymes with 6 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
benzodiazepinebenzodiazepineany of several similar lipophilic amines used as tranquilizers or sedatives or hypnotics or muscle relaxants; chronic use can lead to dependency
RuptiliocarponRuptiliocarponnew (1993) genus of trees of Central America now recognized as similar to those of genus Lepidobotrys
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