Near rhymes dictionary


List of near rhymes for the word: public


Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
blackblackblack clothing (worn as a sign of mourning); "the widow wore black"
BlakeBlakevisionary British poet and painter (1757-1827)
bleakbleakoffering little or no hope; "the future looked black"; "prospects were bleak"; "Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult"- J.M.Synge; "took a dim view of things"
blocbloca group of countries in special alliance
BlochBlochUnited States composer (born in Switzerland) who composed symphonies and chamber music and choral music and a piano sonata and an opera (1880-1959)
BlockBlockthe act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements
BlokBlokRussian poet (1880-1921)
blokeblokea boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss"; "he's a good bloke"
clackclacka simple valve with a hinge on one side; allows fluid to flow in only one direction
clickclickdepression of a button on a computer mouse; "a click on the right button for example"
cloakcloaka loose outer garment
clockclocka timepiece that shows the time of day
cluckcluckthe sound made by a hen (as in calling her chicks)
flackflackartillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes
flakflakartillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes
flakeflakea small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a bit of rock caught him in the eye"
fleckflecka small contrasting part of something; "a bald spot"; "a leopard's spots"; "a patch of clouds"; "patches of thin ice"; "a fleck of red"
flickflicka form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"
flocfloca small loosely aggregated mass of flocculent material suspended in or precipitated from a liquid
flockflocka group of birds
flukeflukeparasitic flatworms having external suckers for attaching to a host
GluckGluckGerman composer of more than 100 operas (1714-1787)
klickklicka metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
laclacresinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects; used in e.g. varnishes and sealing wax
lacklackthe state of needing something that is absent or unavailable; "there is a serious lack of insight into the problem"; "water is the critical deficiency in desert regions"; "for want of a nail the shoe was lost"
laiclaiccharacteristic of those who are not members of the clergy; "set his collar in laic rather than clerical position"; "the lay ministry"
lakelakea body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
lakhlakhthe cardinal number that is the fifth power of ten
leakleakunauthorized (especially deliberate) disclosure of confidential information
LechLechman with strong sexual desires
leekleekrelated to onions; white cylindrical bulb and flat dark-green leaves
leklekthe basic unit of money in Albania
licklick(boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
likelikea kind of person; "We'll not see his like again"; "I can't tolerate people of his ilk"
lochlochScottish word for a lake
locklockany wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
looklookthe act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually; "he went out to have a look"; "his look was fixed on her eyes"; "he gave it a good looking at"; "his camera does his looking for him"
loughloughIrish word for a lake
luckluckan unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another; "bad luck caused his downfall"; "we ran into each other by pure chance"
LuikLuikcity in eastern Belgium; largest French-speaking city in Belgium
LukeLukeone of the four Gospels in the New Testament; contains details of Jesus's birth and early life
pluckpluckthe act of pulling and releasing a taut cord
schlockschlockmerchandise that is shoddy or inferior
shlockshlockmerchandise that is shoddy or inferior
slackslacka cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely; "he took up the slack"
slakeslakecause to heat and crumble by treatment with water; "slack lime"
sleeksleekmake slick or smooth
slickslicka trowel used to make a surface slick

Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
airlikeairlikeresembling air or having the form of air
airlockairlocka chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure
alikealikehaving the same or similar characteristics; "all politicians are alike"; "they looked utterly alike"; "friends are generally alike in background and taste"
armlikearmlikeresembling an arm
ballockballockone of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens; "she kicked him in the balls and got away"
beadlikebeadlikesmall and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button; "bright beady eyes"; "black buttony eyes"
beaklikebeaklikeresembling the beak of a bird; "a grizzled man with a beaklike nose"
belikebelikewith considerable certainty; without much doubt; "He is probably out of the country"; "in all likelihood we are headed for war"
BellocBellocEnglish author (born in France) remembered especially for his verse for children (1870-1953)
billhookbillhooka long-handled saw with a curved blade; "he used a bill to prune branches off of the tree"
blue-blackblue-blackof black tinged with blue
bollockbollocka pulley-block at the head of a topmast
bootblackbootblacka person who polishes shoes and boots
bootlickbootlicktry to gain favor by cringing or flattering; "He is always kowtowing to his boss"
boxlikeboxlikeresembling a box in rectangularity
boylikeboylikebefitting or characteristic of a young boy; "a boyish grin"; "schoolboyish pranks"
brasslikebrasslikeresembling the sound of a brass instrument
breechblockbreechblocka metal block in breech-loading firearms that is withdrawn to insert a cartridge and replaced to close the breech before firing
brushlikebrushlikeresembling a brush; "brushlike blue blooms"
bullockbullockcastrated bull
burrlikeburrlikeresembling a burr; especially in being prickly
calechecalechethe folding hood of a horse-drawn carriage
calichecalichenitrate-bearing rock or gravel of the sodium nitrate deposits of Chile and Peru
cellblockcellblocka division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells)
cell-likecell-likeresembling a cell
chadlockchadlockweedy Eurasian plant often a pest in grain fields
chafflikechafflikeabounding in or covered with or resembling or consisting of chaff
chainlikechainlikehaving a chainlike form; "catenulate bacterial cell colonies"
chantlikechantlikeuttered in a monotonous cadence or rhythm as in chanting; "their chantlike intoned prayers"; "a singsong manner of speaking"
charlockcharlockweedy Eurasian plant often a pest in grain fields
childlikechildlikebefitting a young child; "childlike charm"
christlikechristlikeresembling or showing the spirit of Christ
claqueclaquea group of followers hired to applaud at a performance
clawlikeclawlikeresembling a claw
click-clackclick-clacka succession of clicks
cliquecliquean exclusive circle of people with a common purpose
cloudlikecloudlikeresembling a cloud
coliccolicacute abdominal pain (especially in infants)
cowlickcowlicka tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest of the hair and usually will not lie flat
crustlikecrustlikehaving a hardened crust as a covering
cuplikecuplikeresembling the shape of a cup
cycliccyclicrecurring in cycles
deadlockdeadlocka situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible; "reached an impasse on the negotiations"
deathlikedeathlikehaving the physical appearance of death; "a deathly pallor"
disklikedisklikehaving a flat circular shape
dislikedislikean inclination to withhold approval from some person or group
doglikedoglikeresembling a dog; especially in devotion; "a doglike affection"
doorlockdoorlocka lock on an exterior door
downlikedownlikelike down or as soft as down
dreadlockdreadlockone of many long thin braids of hair radiating from the scalp; popularized by Rastafarians
dreamlikedreamlikeresembling a dream; "night invested the lake with a dreamlike quality"; "as irrational and surreal as a dream"
earthlikeearthlikeearth colored; of something having a color of soil or earth; "a range of earthlike colors"
eellikeeellikeresembling an eel in being long and thin and sinuous
EhrlichEhrlichGerman bacteriologist who found a `magic bullet' to cure syphilis and was a pioneer in the study of immunology (1854-1915)
elflikeelflikesmall and delicate; "she was an elfin creature--graceful and delicate"; "obsessed by things elfin and small"
fanlikefanlikeresembling a fan
fernlikefernlikeresembling ferns especially in leaf shape; "the ferny shadows of locust leaves"
fetlockfetlockprojection behind and above a horse's hoof
flintlockflintlockan obsolete gunlock that has flint embedded in the hammer; the flint makes a spark that ignites the charge
forelockforelocka lock of a horse's mane that grows forward between the ears
frolicfrolicgay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement; "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"
furlikefurlikeresembling fur
GaelicGaelicany of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland
GallicGallicof or pertaining to France or the people of France; "French cooking"; "a Gallic shrug"
garlicgarlicaromatic bulb used as seasoning
ghostlikeghostlikeresembling or characteristic of a phantom; "a ghostly face at the window"; "a phantasmal presence in the room"; "spectral emanations"; "spiritual tappings at a seance"
godlikegodlikebeing or having the nature of a god; "the custom of killing the divine king upon any serious failure of his...powers"-J.G.Frazier; "the divine will"; "the divine capacity for love"; "'Tis wise to learn; 'tis God-like to create"-J.G.Saxe
grasslikegrasslikeresembling grass
gridlockgridlocka traffic jam so bad that no movement is possible
gum-lacgum-lacan inferior lac produced by lac insects in Madagascar
gunlockgunlockthe action that ignites the charge in a firearm
hairlikehairlikelong and slender with a very small internal diameter; "a capillary tube"
handlockhandlockshackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist; usually used in pairs
headlikeheadlikehaving a protuberance that resembles a head
headlockheadlocka wrestling hold in which the opponent's head is locked between the crook of your elbow and the side of your body
heathlikeheathlikeresembling heath
hemlockhemlockan evergreen tree
hillockhillocka small natural hill
hooflikehooflikeresembling a hoof; especially having the horny texture of a hoof; "hooflike calluses"
hooklikehooklikehaving or resembling a hook (especially in the ability to grasp and hold); "hooklike thorns";
hornlikehornlikemade of horn (or of a substance resembling horn)
implikeimplikenaughtily or annoyingly playful; "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank"
ink-blackink-blackof the color of black ink
jet-blackjet-blackof the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal
kinglikekinglikehaving the rank of or resembling or befitting a king; "symbolizing kingly power"; "the murder of his kingly guest"
lamblikelamblikelike a lamb in meekness and gentleness
lampblacklampblacka black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink
leaflikeleaflikeresembling a leaf
leechlikeleechlikeof plants or persons; having the nature or habits of a parasite or leech; living off another; "a wealthy class parasitic upon the labor of the masses"; "parasitic vines that strangle the trees"; "bloodsucking blackmailer"; "his indolent leechlike existence"
leglikeleglikeresembling or functioning like a leg; "leglike appendages"
lilaclilacany of various plants of the genus Syringa having large panicles of usually fragrant flowers
liplikeliplikehaving lips or parts that resemble lips
LockeLockeEnglish empiricist philosopher who believed that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience (1632-1704)
malikmalikthe leader of a town or community in some parts of Asia Minor and the Indian subcontinent; "maliks rule the hinterland of Afghanistan under the protection of warlords"
manlikemanlikeresembling human beings
matchlockmatchlockan early style of musket; a slow-burning wick would be lowered into a hole in the breech to ignite the charge
milklikemilklikeresembling milk in color not clear; "milky glass"
moblikemoblikecharacteristic of a mob; disorderly or lawless; "fanned mounting tension into mobbish terrorizing"; "moblike mentality"
MolechMolechgod of the Canaanites and Phoenicians to whom parents sacrificed their children
MolochMolochany lizard of the genus Moloch
moonlikemoonlikeresembling the moon in shape
mouthlikemouthlikeof an opening that resembles a mouth
necklikenecklikeresembling a neck
netlikenetlikehaving open interstices or resembling a web
niblickniblickan iron with considerable loft
nutlikenutlikeresembling a nut in shape and size
oarlockoarlocka holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
outlookoutlookthe act of looking out
padlockpadlocka detachable lock; has a hinged shackle that can be passed through the staple of a hasp or the links in a chain and then snapped shut
palaicpalaican Anatolian language
palmlikepalmlikeresembling a palm tree
phallicphallicresembling or being a phallus; "a phallic symbol"; "phallic eroticism"; "priapic figurines"
pillockpillocka person who is not very bright; "The economy, stupid!"
pitch-blackpitch-blackextremely dark; "a black moonless night"; "through the pitch-black woods"; "it was pitch-dark in the cellar"
plaqueplaquea memorial made of brass
plumlikeplumlikeresembling a plum fruit
polackpolacka person of Polish descent
pollackpollackimportant food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic); related to cod
pollockpollockimportant food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic); related to cod
potluckpotluckwhatever happens to be available especially when offered to an unexpected guest or when brought by guests and shared by all; "having arrived unannounced we had to take potluck"; "a potluck supper"
priestlikepriestlikebefitting or characteristic of a priest or the priesthood; "priestly dedication to the people of his parish"
publicpublica body of people sharing some common interest; "the reading public"
ratlikeratlikeresembling or characteristic of a rat
relicrelicsomething of sentimental value
riblikeriblikeresembling a rib
ringlikeringlikehaving the shape of a ring
roadblockroadblocka barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc.
rocklikerocklikehard as granite; "a granitic fist"
rodlikerodlikeresembling a rod
rollickrollickplay boisterously; "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"
rowlockrowlocka holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
saclikesaclikeshaped like a pouch
saintlikesaintlikemarked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint; "angelic beneficence"; "a beatific smile"; "a saintly concern for his fellow men"; "my sainted mother"
sandlikesandlikeresembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy areas; "arenaceous limestone"; "arenaceous grasses"
scalicscalicof or related to a musical scale; "scalic patterns"
serflikeserflikelike someone in servitude
sheeplikesheeplikelike or suggestive of a sheep in docility or stupidity or meekness or timidity
sheetlikesheetlikeresembling a sheet
shellacshellaca thin varnish made by dissolving lac in ethanol; used to finish wood
shellackshellackcover with shellac; "She wanted to shellac the desk to protect it from water spots"
sherlocksherlocksomeone who can be employed as a detective to collect information
shoeblackshoeblacka person who polishes shoes and boots
ShylockShylocka merciless usurer in a play by Shakespeare
side-lookside-looka glance sideways; "she shot him an impatient side-glance"
silklikesilklikehaving a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light; "glossy auburn hair"; "satiny gardenia petals"; "sleek black fur"; "silken eyelashes"; "silky skin"; "a silklike fabric"; "slick seals and otters"
snowflakesnowflakewhite Arctic bunting
songlikesonglikehaving a melody (as distinguished from recitative)
sousliksouslikrather large central Eurasian ground squirrel
springlikespringlikeresembling a spring or the action of a spring
starchlikestarchlikeresembling starch
starlikestarlikeresembling a star; "they saw a starlike object in the sky"
straplikestraplikelong and narrow like a strap; "straplike leaves"
suchlikesuchlikeof the same kind; "a locker that usually contained paper, ink, and suchlike equipment"
sunblocksunblocka cream spread on the skin; contains a chemical (as PABA) to filter out ultraviolet light and so protect from sunburn
susliksuslikrather large central Eurasian ground squirrel
swordlikeswordlikeshaped like a sword blade; "the iris has an ensiform leaf"
sylphlikesylphlikemoving and bending with ease
tailliketaillikeresembling a tail
threadlikethreadlikethin in diameter; resembling a thread
TillichTillichUnited States theologian (born in Germany) (1886-1965)
toothliketoothlikeresembling a tooth
treeliketreelikeresembling a tree in form and branching structure; "arborescent coral found off the coast of Bermuda"; "dendriform sponges"
twigliketwiglikethin as a twig
unblockunblockmake (assets) available; "release the holdings in the dictator's bank account"
uncloakuncloakremove a cloak from
unlikeunlikemarked by dissimilarity; "for twins they are very unlike"; "people are profoundly different"
unlockunlockbecome unlocked; "The door unlocked from the inside"
veinlikeveinlikehaving or showing markings that resemble veins
warlikewarlikesuggesting war or military life
warlockwarlocka male witch or demon
wartlikewartlike(of skin) covered with warts or projections that resemble warts
waxlikewaxlikehaving the paleness of wax; "the poor face with the same awful waxen pallor"- Bram Stoker; "the soldier turned his waxlike features toward him"; "a thin face with a waxy paleness"
weblikeweblikehaving open interstices or resembling a web
wedlockwedlockthe state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce); "a long and happy marriage"; "God bless this union"
wheatflakewheatflakecrisp flake made from wheat
whiplikewhiplikehaving or resembling a lash or whip (as does a flagellum)
winglikewinglikeresembling a wing in shape or position
wisplikewisplikethin and weak; "a wispy little fellow with small hands and feet"- Edmund Wilson
witchlikewitchlikebeing or having the character of witchcraft
wolflikewolflikeresembling or characteristic (or considered characteristic) of a wolf; "ran in wolflike packs"; "wolfish rapacity"
wormlikewormliketotally submissive
wraithlikewraithlikelacking in substance; "strange fancies of unreal and shadowy worlds"- W.A.Butler; "dim shadowy forms"; "a wraithlike column of smoke"
yeastlikeyeastlikeof or resembling or containing yeast

Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
aboulicaboulicsuffering from abulia; showing abnormal inability to act or make decisions
abulicabulicsuffering from abulia; showing abnormal inability to act or make decisions
acrylicacrylica synthetic fabric
acyclicacyclichaving an open chain structure
alkalicalkalicrelating to or containing an alkali; having a pH greater than 7; "alkaline soils derived from chalk or limestone"
alkylicalkylicof or related to an alkyl
allelicallelicof or relating to alleles
allylicallylicof or pertaining to the allyl radical
angelicangelicmarked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint; "angelic beneficence"; "a beatific smile"; "a saintly concern for his fellow men"; "my sainted mother"
antiblackantiblackdiscriminatory especially on the basis of race or religion
apelikeapelikebeing or given to servile imitation
babelikebabelikelike a baby especially in dependence; "babelike innocence and dependence"
baby-likebaby-likelike a baby; "he cradled it, baby-wise, in his arms"
bailiwickbailiwicka branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
bannerlikebannerlikelike a banner; "She waved her scarf at him bannerlike"
bellyachebellyachean ache localized in the stomach or abdominal region
benzylicbenzylicrelating to benzyl
berrylikeberrylikeresembling a berry
bicyclicbicyclichaving molecules consisting of two fused rings
bladderlikebladderlikeresembling a bladder
bladelikebladelikeshaped like a sword blade; "the iris has an ensiform leaf"
bonelikebonelikeresembling bone; "a bonelike tumor"
bristlelikebristlelikeresembling a bristle
brotherlikebrotherlikelike or characteristic of or befitting a brother; "brotherly feelings"; "close fraternal ties"
bucolicbucolica short poem descriptive of rural or pastoral life
buttonlikebuttonlikesmall and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button; "bright beady eyes"; "black buttony eyes"
candlewickcandlewickthe wick of a candle
catholiccatholica member of a Catholic church
celiacceliacof or in or belonging to the cavity of the abdomen
cephaliccephalicof or relating to the head
cheeselikecheeselikehaving the consistency of cheese
chockablockchockablockpacked full to capacity; "chowder chockablock with pieces of fish"
chock-a-blockchock-a-blockas completely as possible; "it was chock-a-block full"
coal-blackcoal-blackof the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal
coeliaccoeliacof or in or belonging to the cavity of the abdomen
columnlikecolumnlikehaving the form of a column; "trees with columniform trunks"; "columnar forms"; "a columnlike tree trunk"
conelikeconelikerelating to or resembling a cone; "conical mountains"; "conelike fruit"
cubelikecubelikeshaped like a cube
CyrillicCyrillican alphabet derived from the Greek alphabet and used for writing Slavic languages (Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian, Ukrainian, and some other Slavic languages)
dactylicdactylicof or consisting of dactyls; "dactylic meter"
daisylikedaisylikeresembling a daisy
echolikeecholikelike or characteristic of an echo
embolicembolicof or relating to an embolism or embolus
enolicenolicof or relating to or consisting of enol
EolicEolicthe dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis
exilicexilicof or relating to a period of exile (especially the exile of the Jews known as the Babylonian Captivity)
eyelikeeyelikesuggesting an eye or eyes; "eyelike markings on a butterfly's wings"; "the eyelike gleam of two distant windows in the dark"
fatherlikefatherlikelike or befitting a father or fatherhood; kind and protective
featherlikefeatherlikeresembling or suggesting a feather or feathers; "feathery palm trees"
fencelikefencelikeresembling a fence
fingerlikefingerlikeresembling a finger; "digitate leaves of the horse chestnut"
firelockfirelocka muzzle loader that had a flintlock type of gunlock
formulaicformulaiccharacterized by or in accordance with some formula
funguslikefunguslikeresembling fungi
gibelikegibelikeabusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule; "derisive laughter"; "a jeering crowd"; "her mocking smile"; "taunting shouts of `coward' and `sissy'"
GoidelicGoidelicany of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland
gooselikegooselikehaving or revealing stupidity; "ridiculous anserine behavior"; "a dopey answer"; "a dopey kid"; "some fool idea about rewriting authors' books"
grapelikegrapelikeresembling the fruit of a grape vine
hammerlockhammerlocka wrestling hold in which the opponent's arm is twisted up behind his back
HavelockHavelocka cloth covering for a service cap with a flap extending over the back of the neck to protect the neck from direct rays of the sun
heliacheliacpertaining to or near the sun; especially the first rising of a star after and last setting before its invisibility owing to its conjunction with the sun; "the heliacal rising of the Dog Star"; "the heliacal or Sothic year is determined by the heliacal rising of Sothis (the Egyptian name for the Dog Star)"
homelikehomelikehaving a feeling of home; cozy and comfortable; "the homely everyday atmosphere"; "a homey little inn"
honeylikehoneylikeresembling honey
humanlikehumanlikesuggesting human characteristics for animals or inanimate things
hydraulichydraulicof or relating to the study of hydraulics; "hydraulic engineer"
idyllicidyllicexcellent and delightful in all respects; "an idyllic spot for a picnic"
iliaciliacof or relating to the ilium
inky-blackinky-blackof the color of black ink
interlockinterlockthe act of interlocking or meshing; "an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check"
ironlikeironlikeexhibiting strength or hardness like that of iron; "ironlike determination"; "ironlike nerves"; "ironlike discipline of the Marines"
ItalicItalica style of handwriting with the letters slanting to the right
jellylikejellylikethick like gelatin
knifelikeknifelikehaving a sharp or distinct edge; "a narrow knifelike profile"
lacelikelacelikemade of or resembling lace; "a lacy gown"; "a lacy leaf"
ladylikeladylikebefitting a woman of good breeding; "ladylike manners"
lancelikelancelike(of a leaf shape) shaped like a lance head; narrow and tapering to a pointed apex
leatherlikeleatherlikeresembling or made to resemble leather; tough but pliable
lemonlikelemonliketasting sour like a lemon
lifelikelifelikefree from artificiality; "a lifelike pose"; "a natural reaction"
linelikelinelikeresembling a line
look-alikelook-alikesomeone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor); "he could be Gingrich's double"; "she's the very image of her mother"
loverlikeloverlikelike or in the manner of a lover
maidenlikemaidenlikebefitting or characteristic of a maiden; "a maidenly blush"
maniclikemaniclikeresembling the mania of manic-depressive illness
maplelikemaplelikeresembling maple; "maplelike leaves"
metallicmetallica yarn made partly or entirely of metal
metallikemetallikeresembling metal
mirrorlikemirrorlikecapable of reflecting light like a mirror; "mirrorlike surface of the lake"; "a specular metal"
MongolicMongolica family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
motherlikemotherlikesuggestive of or acting like a mother
mouselikemouselikeof something having a drab pale brown color resembling a mouse; "a mousy brownish-grey color"; "mousy hair"; "mouse-colored hair"
myelicmyelicof or relating to the spinal cord
needlelikeneedlelikeending in a sharp point
networklikenetworklikehaving a network of veins or ribs
noncyclicnoncyclicnot cyclic
nonpublicnonpublicnot invested with or related to prominent position or status etc.
obliqueobliquea diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso
overlookoverlooka high place affording a good view
paperlikepaperlikeof or like paper
parrotlikeparrotlikemechanically imitated or repeated without thought or understanding; "a mere parrotlike word-calling process"; "a voice quality sounding parrotlike"
pastelikepastelikeresembling paste in color; pallid; "he looked pasty and red-eyed"; "a complexion that had been pastelike was now chalky white"
petallikepetallikeresembling a petal
phenolicphenolica thermosetting resin
platelikeplatelikeas the hard flattened scales of e.g. sharks
plumelikeplumelikeresembling a plume; "the dog's plumy tail"
prisonlikeprisonlikeresembling a prison
pulley-blockpulley-blocka simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope
puppylikepuppylikecharacteristic of a puppy
queenlikequeenlikehaving the rank of or resembling or befitting a queen; "queenly propriety"; "clad in her queenly raiment"; "Rosetti's queenly portraits of women"
republicrepublica political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
ribbonlikeribbonlikelong and thin; resembling a ribbon; "ribbonlike noodles"
robotlikerobotlikeresembling the unthinking functioning of a machine; "an automatic `thank you'"; "machinelike efficiency"
round-the-clockround-the-clockat all times; "around-the-clock nursing care"
rubberlikerubberlikehaving an elastic texture resembling rubber in flexibility or toughness
scalelikescalelikereduced to a small appressed thing that resembles a scale; "scalelike leaves"
seamanlikeseamanlikecharacteristic of or befitting a seaman; indicating competent seamanship
shambolicshambolic(British slang) disorderly or chaotic; "it's a shambolic system"
sibyllicsibyllicresembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy; "the high priest's divinatory pronouncement"; "mantic powers"; "a kind of sibylline book with ready and infallible answers to questions"
siliquesiliquenarrow elongated seed capsule peculiar to the family Cruciferae
sisterlikesisterlikelike or characteristic of or befitting a sister; "sisterly kindness"; "sororal concern"
slavelikeslavelikesuitable for a slave or servant
snakelikesnakelikeresembling a serpent in form; "a serpentine wall"; "snaky ridges in the sand"
soldierlikesoldierlike(of persons) befitting a warrior; "a military bearing"
spiderlikespiderlikerelating to or resembling a member of the class Arachnida
spikelikespikelikeresembling a spike
spongelikespongelikelike a sponge in being able to absorb liquids and yield it back when compressed
sportsmanlikesportsmanlikeexhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play; "a clean fight"; "a sporting solution of the disagreement"; "sportsmanlike conduct"
stonelikestonelike(of bone especially the temporal bone) resembling stone in hardness
symbolicsymbolicserving as a visible symbol for something abstract; "a crown is emblematic of royalty"; "the spinning wheel was as symbolic of colonical Massachusetts as the codfish"
systolicsystolicof or relating to a systole or happening during a systole
tayalictayalica language spoken by a Malaysian people on Formosa
thistlelikethistlelikeresembling a thistle
tongueliketonguelikeresembling a tongue in form or function
tranceliketrancelikeas if in a trance
tricyclictricyclican antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin and thus making more of those substances available to act on receptors in the brain
tubeliketubelikeconstituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)
unalikeunalikenot alike or similar; "as unalike as two people could be"
unchristlikeunchristlikenot becoming to or like a Christian; "ashamed to have to recognize how unchristianly his assumptions and motives are"
unmanlikeunmanlikenot possessing qualities befitting a man
UralicUralica family of Ural-Altaic languages
viselikeviselikeclamped as in a vise; "a viselike grip"
vocalicvocalicbeing or containing or characterized by vowels; "vocalic sounds"; "the Gaelic language being uncommonly vocalic"- Walter Scott
vowellikevowellikehaving characteristics of a vowel sound; "the vowellike nature of `r'"
wavelikewavelikeuneven by virtue of having wrinkles or waves
wifelikewifelikebefitting or characteristic of a wife
womanlikewomanlikethe trait of being womanly; having the characteristics of an adult female
workmanlikeworkmanlikeworthy of a good workman; "a competent job"; "the book is a workmanlike job with chronology and bibliography and index"
yokel-likeyokel-likestupid and ignorant like proverbial rural inhabitants; "the boy's empty yokel-like expression"

Rhymes with 4 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
acetylicacetylicof or related to acetic acid
AeolicAeolicthe dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis
alcoholicalcoholica person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
anabolicanaboliccharacterized by or promoting constructive metabolism; "some athletes take anabolic steroids to increase muscle size temporarily"
AngeliqueAngeliqueany of various tall and stout herbs of the genus Angelica having pinnately compound leaves and small white or greenish flowers in compound umbels
anglophilicanglophiliccharacterized by Anglophilia
apostolicapostolicof or relating to or deriving from the Apostles or their teachings
archangelicarchangelicof or relating to or resembling archangels
around-the-clockaround-the-clockat all times; "around-the-clock nursing care"
atayalicatayalica language spoken by a Malaysian people on Formosa
autotelicautotelicof or relating to or believing in autotelism
basophilicbasophilicstaining readily with basic dyes
bimetallicbimetallicformed of two different metals or alloys; especially in sheets bonded together
blastocoelicblastocoelicof or relating to a segmentation cavity
businesslikebusinesslikeexhibiting methodical and systematic characteristics that would be useful in business
cacodyliccacodylicof or relating to cacodyl
cannibaliccannibalicmarked by barbarity suggestive of a cannibal; rapaciously savage
carbocycliccarbocyclichaving or relating to or characterized by a ring composed of carbon atoms
carbonyliccarbonylicrelating to or containing the carbonyl group
carboxyliccarboxylicrelating to or containing the carboxyl group or carboxyl radical
cataboliccataboliccharacterized by destructive metabolism
clickety-clackclickety-clacka fast and rhythmic click-clack; "the clickety-clack of the typewriters"
clickety-clickclickety-clicka fast and rhythmic click-clack; "the clickety-clack of the typewriters"
diabolicdiabolicextremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell; "something demonic in him--something that could be cruel"; "fires lit up a diabolic scene"; "diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils"; "a fiendish despot"; "hellish torture"; "infernal instruments of war"; "satanic cruelty"; "unholy grimaces"
diastolicdiastolicof or relating to a diastole or happening during a diastole
epicyclicepicyclicof or relating to an epicycle; "epicyclic gear train"
etodolacetodolaca nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Lodine)
filamentlikefilamentlikethin in diameter; resembling a thread
gelatinlikegelatinlikethick like gelatin
gentlemanlikegentlemanlikebefitting a man of good breeding; "gentlemanly behavior"
graecophilicgraecophiliccharacterized by a love of Greece and Grecian things; "the Philhellenic Society"
granitelikegranitelikehard as granite; "a granitic fist"
haemophilichaemophilicrelating to or having hemophilia
hemophilichemophilicrelating to or having hemophilia
homocyclichomocycliccontaining a closed ring of atoms of the same kind especially carbon atoms
hydrophilichydrophilichaving a strong affinity for water; tending to dissolve in, mix with, or be wetted by water
hyperbolichyperbolicenlarged beyond truth or reasonableness; "a hyperbolic style"
imbecilicimbecilichaving a mental age of three to seven years
isocyclicisocycliccontaining a closed ring of atoms of the same kind especially carbon atoms
katabolickataboliccharacterized by destructive metabolism
ketorolacketorolacnonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (trade name Torodal) that is given only orally
latticelikelatticelikehaving a pattern of fretwork or latticework
lipophiliclipophilichaving an affinity for lipids
machinelikemachinelikeresembling the unthinking functioning of a machine; "an automatic `thank you'"; "machinelike efficiency"
melancholicmelancholicsomeone subject to melancholia
metabolicmetabolicundergoing metamorphosis
non-Catholicnon-Catholica religious person who is not a Catholic
nonmetallicnonmetallicnot containing or resembling or characteristic of a metal; "nonmetallic elements"
parabolicparabolichaving the form of a parabola
philatelicphilatelicof or relating to philately or of interest to philatelists
psychedelicpsychedelic(of a mental state) characterized by intense and distorted perceptions and hallucinations and feelings of euphoria or sometimes despair; "a psychedelic experience"
pyrogallicpyrogallicof or relating to pyrogallol
semipublicsemipublichaving some of the features of public institution
shopaholicshopaholica compulsive shopper; "shopaholics can never resist a bargain"
statesmanlikestatesmanlikemarked by the qualities of or befitting a statesman; "a man of statesmanlike judgment"; "a statesmanlike solution of the present perplexities"-V.L.Parrington
umbrellalikeumbrellalikeresembling an umbrella
unladylikeunladylikelacking the behavior or manner or style considered proper for a lady
unlifelikeunlifelikewithout substance; "cardboard caricatures of historical figures"
unseamanlikeunseamanlikenot seamanlike
unsportsmanlikeunsportsmanlikeviolating accepted standards or rules; "a dirty fighter"; "used foul means to gain power"; "a nasty unsporting serve"; "fined for unsportsmanlike behavior"
unsymbolicunsymbolicnot standing for something else
unworkmanlikeunworkmanlikenot characteristic of or suitable for a good workman; "an unworkmanlike result"; "an unworkmanlike tool"
vitriolicvitriolicof a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action
warriorlikewarriorlike(of persons) befitting a warrior; "a military bearing"
workaholicworkaholicperson with a compulsive need to work

Rhymes with 5 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
acidophilicacidophilicespecially of some bacteria; growing well in an acid medium
acromegalicacromegalicmarked or affected by enlargement or hypertrophy of the extremities or the face; "a protruding acromegalic jaw"
ametabolicametabolicundergoing slight or no metamorphosis
anencephalicanencephaliccharacterized by partial or total absence of a brain
Anglo-CatholicAnglo-Catholicsupporting the Anglican Church
automatonlikeautomatonlikeresembling the unthinking functioning of a machine; "an automatic `thank you'"; "machinelike efficiency"
bibliophilicbibliophilicof or relating to bibliophiles
bibliopolicbibliopolicof or relating to bibliopoles
brachycephalicbrachycephalican adult with a short broad head
brachydactylicbrachydactylichaving abnormally short finger or toes
dicarboxylicdicarboxyliccontaining two carboxyls per molecule
diesel-hydraulicdiesel-hydraulica locomotive driven by a hydraulic transmission system powered by a diesel engine
extrasystolicextrasystolicof or relating to or happening during an extrasystole
haemophiliachaemophiliacsomeone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding
hemophiliachemophiliacsomeone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding
heterocyclicheterocyclica compound containing a heterocyclic ring
hydrocephalichydrocephalicrelating to or characterized by or evidencing hydrocephalus
macrencephalicmacrencephalichaving a large brain case
macrocephalicmacrocephalichaving an exceptionally large head and brain
melancholiacmelancholiacsomeone subject to melancholia
microcephalicmicrocephalichaving an abnormally small head and underdeveloped brain; "a nanocephalic dwarf"
monometallicmonometalliccontaining one atom of metal in the molecule; "monometallic carbonyls"
nanocephalicnanocephalichaving an abnormally small head and underdeveloped brain; "a nanocephalic dwarf"
nonalcoholicnonalcoholiccharacterized by the absence of alcohol; "nonalcoholic beverages"
oleophilicoleophilichaving a strong affinity for oils rather than water
ungentlemanlikeungentlemanlikenot befitting a gentleman
unstatesmanlikeunstatesmanlikenot statesmanlike; "unstatesmanlike procedure"

Rhymes with 6 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
aerophilatelicaerophilatelicof or relating to airmail stamps
dolichocephalicdolichocephalican adult with a long narrow head
eosinophiliceosinophilicof or relating to eosinophil
hemimetabolichemimetabolic(of an insect with aquatic young) undergoing incomplete metamorphosis in which the young does not resemble the adult
holometabolicholometabolic(of an insect) undergoing complete metamorphosis
monocarboxylicmonocarboxyliccontaining one carboxyl group

Rhymes with 7 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
heterometabolicheterometabolic(of an insect) undergoing incomplete metamorphosis in which the nymph is essentially like the adult and there is no pupal stage

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