Near rhymes dictionary


List of near rhymes for the word: tom


Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
steamsteamwater at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere
stemstema turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it
tamtama woolen cap of Scottish origin
tametamecorrect by punishment or discipline
teamteamtwo or more draft animals that work together to pull something
teemteemmove in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
thymethymeleaves can be used as seasoning for almost any meat and stews and stuffings and vegetables
timetimethe continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
tomtommale turkey
tombtomba place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone); "he put flowers on his mother's grave"
tometomea (usually) large and scholarly book
tumtuman enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion

Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
all-timeall-timeunsurpassed in some respect up to the present; "prices at an all-time high"; "morale at an all-time low"; "among the all-time great lefthanders"
antumantumBabylonian consort of Anu
atomatom(nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything
autumnautumnthe season when the leaves fall from the trees; "in the fall of 1973"
bantambantamany of various small breeds of fowl
bedtimebedtimethe time you go to bed
bluestembluestemtall grass with smooth bluish leaf sheaths grown for hay in the United States
bottombottoma cargo ship; "they did much of their overseas trade in foreign bottoms"
brainstembrainstemthe part of the brain continuous with the spinal cord and comprising the medulla oblongata and pons and midbrain and parts of the hypothalamus
centimecentimea coin worth one-hundredth of the value of the basic unit
CestumCestumVenus's girdle
contemncontemnlook down on with disdain; "He despises the people he has to work for"; "The professor scorns the students who don't catch on immediately"
costumecostumethe attire worn in a play or at a fancy dress ball; "he won the prize for best costume"
customcustomaccepted or habitual practice
datumdatuman item of factual information derived from measurement or research
daytimedaytimethe time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside; "the dawn turned night into day"; "it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime"
dictumdictuman authoritative declaration
downtimedowntimea period of time when something (as a machine or factory) is not operating (especially as a result of malfunctions)
entombentombplace in a grave or tomb; "Stalin was buried behind the Kremlin wall on Red Square"; "The pharaohs were entombed in the pyramids"; "My grandfather was laid to rest last Sunday"
esteemesteeman attitude of admiration or esteem; "she lost all respect for him"
frustumfrustuma truncated cone or pyramid; the part that is left when a cone or pyramid is cut by a plane parallel to the base and the apical part is removed
full-timefull-timefor the entire time appropriate to an activity; "a full-time job"
gnetumgnetumsmall tropical tree with tiered branches and divaricate branchlets having broad glossy dark green leaves; exploited for its edible young leaves and seeds that provide a fine flour
good-timegood-timeoccupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company; "a convivial atmosphere at the reunion"; "a woman of convivial nature"; "he was a real good-time Charlie"
halftimehalftimean intermission between the first and second half of a game
half-timehalf-timeinvolving half the standard or customary time for an activity; "he had two years of half-time training"
itemitema whole individual unit; especially when included in a list or collection; "they reduced the price on many items"
KhartoumKhartoumthe capital of Sudan located at the confluence of the Blue Nile and White Nile
longtimelongtimeof long duration; "a longtime friend"
lunchtimelunchtimethe customary or habitual hour for eating lunch; "he observed a regular lunchtime"
mealtimemealtimethe hour at which a meal is habitually or customarily eaten
meantimemeantimethe time between one event, process, or period and another; "meanwhile the socialists are running the government"
mentummentuma projection below the mouth of certain mollusks that resembles a chin
mistimemistimetime incorrectly; "She mistimed the marathon runner"
nighttimenighttimethe time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
oldtimeold-timeattractively old-fashioned (but not necessarily authentic); "houses with quaint thatched roofs"; "a vaulted roof supporting old-time chimney pots"
old-timeold-timeattractively old-fashioned (but not necessarily authentic); "houses with quaint thatched roofs"; "a vaulted roof supporting old-time chimney pots"
part-timepart-timeinvolving less than the standard or customary time for an activity; "part-time employees"; "a part-time job"
pastimepastimea diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly); "sailing is her favorite pastime"; "his main pastime is gambling"; "he counts reading among his interests"; "they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits"
phantomphantomsomething existing in perception only; "a ghostly apparition at midnight"
playtimeplaytimetime for play or diversion
punctumpunctum(anatomy) a point or small area
quantumquantum(physics) the smallest discrete quantity of some physical property that a system can possess (according to quantum theory)
raetamraetamdesert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista
ragtimeragtimemusic with a syncopated melody (usually for the piano)
rectumrectumthe terminal section of the alimentary canal; from the sigmoid flexure to the anus
retemretemdesert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista
run-timerun-time(computer science) the length of time it takes to execute a software program
sanctumsanctuma sacred place of pilgrimage
schooltimeschooltimethe time of life when you are going to school
scrotumscrotumthe external pouch that contains the testes
seedtimeseedtimethe time during which seeds should be planted
septumseptum(anatomy) a dividing partition between two tissues or cavities
shittimshittimshrubby thorny deciduous tree of southeastern United States with white flowers and small black drupaceous fruit
showtimeshowtimethe time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
smalltimesmall-timeof minor importance; "a nickel-and-dime operation run out of a single rented room"; "a small-time actor"
small-timesmall-timeof minor importance; "a nickel-and-dime operation run out of a single rented room"; "a small-time actor"
sprechstimmesprechstimmea style of dramatic vocalization between singing and speaking
springtimespringtimethe season of growth; "the emerging buds were a sure sign of spring"; "he will hold office until the spring of next year"
sputumsputumexpectorated matter; saliva mixed with discharges from the respiratory passages; in ancient and medieval physiology it was believed to cause sluggishness
stratumstratuman abstract place usually conceived as having depth; "a good actor communicates on several levels"; "a simile has at least two layers of meaning"; "the mind functions on many strata simultaneously"
symptomsymptomanything that accompanies X and is regarded as an indication of X's existence
syntagmsyntagma syntactic string of words that forms a part of some larger syntactic unit
systemsysteminstrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
tam-tamtam-tama percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstick
TatumTatumUnited States jazz pianist who was almost completely blind; his innovations influenced many other jazz musicians (1910-1956)
teatimeteatimea light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes; "an Englishman would interrupt a war to have his afternoon tea"
tom-tomtom-tomany of various drums with small heads
totemtotememblem consisting of an object such as an animal or plant; serves as the symbol of a family or clan (especially among American Indians)
two-timetwo-timecarry on a romantic relationship with two people at the same time
uptimeuptimea period of time when something (as a machine or factory) is functioning and available for use
victimvictiman unfortunate person who suffers from some adverse circumstance
wartimewartimea period of time during which there is armed conflict
wingstemwingstemperennial herb with showy yellow flowers; the eastern United States

Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
accustomaccustommake psychologically or physically used (to something); "She became habituated to the background music"
acetumacetumsour-tasting liquid produced usually by oxidation of the alcohol in wine or cider and used as a condiment or food preservative
ActiumActiumthe naval battle in which Antony and Cleopatra were defeated by Octavian's fleet under Agrippa in 31 BC
aspartameaspartamean artificial sweetener made from aspartic acid; used as a calorie-free sweetener
AzactamAzactaman antibiotic (trade name Azactam) used against severe infections; has minimal side effects
bell-bottombell-bottom(of trousers) having legs that flare at the bottom; "bell-bottomed trousers"
cementumcementuma specialized bony substance covering the root of a tooth
ChristmastimeChristmastimeperiod extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6
combretumcombretumany of numerous shrubs or small trees of the genus Combretum having spikes of small flowers
cyclostomecyclostomeprimitive aquatic vertebrate
cytostomecytostomemouth of a protozoan
dermatomedermatomea surgical instrument used to cut very thin slices of skin
diatomdiatommicroscopic unicellular marine or freshwater colonial alga having cell walls impregnated with silica
dinnertimedinnertimethe customary or habitual hour for the evening meal
disesteemdisesteemthe state in which esteem has been lost
endosteumendosteumvascular membrane that lines the inner surface of long bones
epistemeepistemethe body of ideas that determine the knowledge that is intellectually certain at any particular time
erratumerratuma mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind
factotumfactotuma servant employed to do a variety of jobs
flatbottomflatbottomhaving a flat bottom; "a flatbottom kettle"; "a flatbottomed boat"
flat-bottomflat-bottomhaving a flat bottom; "a flat-bottomed boat"
gnathostomegnathostomea vertebrate animal possessing true jaws
hecatombhecatomba great sacrifice; an ancient Greek or Roman sacrifice of 100 oxen
LatiumLatiuman ancient region of west central Italy (southeast of Rome) on the Tyrrhenian Sea
lifetimelifetimethe period during which something is functional (as between birth and death); "the battery had a short life"; "he lived a long and happy life"
maritimemaritimebordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea; "a maritime province"; "maritime farmers"; "maritime cultures"
meristemmeristemundifferentiated tissue from which new cells are formed, as at the tip of a stem or root
microtomemicrotomescientific instrument that cuts thin slices of something for microscopic examination
momentummomentumthe product of a body's mass and its velocity; "the momentum of the particles was deduced from meteoritic velocities"
omentumomentuma fold of peritoneum supporting the viscera
onetimeonetimebelonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover"
one-timeone-timebelonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover"
overtimeovertimework done in addition to regular working hours
peacetimepeacetimea period of time during which there is no war
peristomeperistomeregion around the mouth in various invertebrates
pinetumpinetuman area planted with pine trees or related conifers
pomatumpomatumhairdressing consisting of a perfumed oil or ointment
postmortempostmorteman examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease
post-mortempost-morteman examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease
postpartumpostpartumoccurring immediately after birth; "postnatal development"
protiumprotiumgenus of chiefly tropical American trees having fragrant wood and yielding gum elemi
PsilotumPsilotumtype genus of the Psilotaceae
real-timereal-timeof or relating to computer systems that update information at the same rate they receive information
relatumrelatuma term in a proposition that is related to the referent of the proposition
rock-bottomrock-bottomwell below normal (especially in price)
round-bottomround-bottomhaving a rounded bottom; "round-bottom flasks"
self-esteemself-esteema feeling of pride in yourself
sometimesometimebelonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover"
space-timespace-timethe four-dimensional coordinate system (3 dimensions of space and 1 of time) in which physical events are located
spartiumspartiumone species: Spanish broom
stay-at-homestay-at-homea person who seldom goes anywhere; one not given to wandering or travel
striatumstriatuma striped mass of white and grey matter located in front of the thalamus in each cerebral hemisphere; consists of the caudate nucleus and the lenticular nucleus
strontiumstrontiuma soft silver-white or yellowish metallic element of the alkali metal group; turns yellow in air; occurs in celestite and strontianite
substratumsubstratuman indigenous language that contributes features to the language of an invading people who impose their language on the indigenous population; "the Celtic languages of Britain are a substrate for English"
subsystemsubsystema system that is part of some larger system
summertimesummertimethe warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox; "they spent a lazy summer at the shore"
suppertimesuppertimethe customary or habitual hour for the evening meal
TashmitumTashmitumconsort of Nabu
teetotumteetotuma conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin; "he got a bright red top and string for his birthday"
tomentumtomentuma network of tiny blood vessels between the cerebral surface of the pia mater and the cerebral cortex
tritiumtritiuma radioactive isotope of hydrogen; atoms of tritium have three times the mass of ordinary hydrogen atoms
verbatimverbatimin precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker; "a direct quotation"; "repeated their dialog verbatim"
wintertimewintertimethe coldest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the winter solstice to the vernal equinox
womb-to-tombwomb-to-tombcontinuing through life; "a lifelong friend"; "from lifelong habit"; "his lifelong study of Greek art"
xenotimexenotimea brown-to-yellow mineral that is a phosphate of yttrium in crystalline form

Rhymes with 4 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
aconitumaconitumgenus of poisonous plants of temperate regions of northern hemisphere with a vaulted and enlarged petal
adiantumadiantumcosmopolitan genus of ferns: maidenhair ferns; in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae or Adiantaceae
ageratumageratumany plant of the genus Ageratum having opposite leaves and small heads of blue or white flowers
antemortemantemortempreceding death; "antemortem confession"
antepartumantepartumoccurring or existing before birth; "the prenatal period"; "antenatal care"
arboretumarboretuma facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibition
ByzantiumByzantiuma continuation of the Roman Empire in the Middle East after its division in 395
catasetumcatasetumgenus of tropical American orchids having showy male and female flowers usually on separate inflorescences
CerastiumCerastiummouse-eared chickweed
CibotiumCibotiumin some classification systems placed in family Cyatheaceae: ornamental tree ferns with coarse gracefully drooping fronds
consortiumconsortiuman association of companies for some definite purpose
cronartiumcronartiumrust fungi having aecia produced in raised or swollen sori and teliospores borne in waxy columns
cymatiumcymatium(architecture) a molding for a cornice; in profile it is shaped like an S (partly concave and partly convex)
denotatumdenotatuman actual object referred to by a linguistic expression
designatumdesignatumsomething (whether existing or not) that is referred to by a linguistic expression
domatiumdomatiuma part of a plant (e.g., a leaf) that has been modified to provide protection for insects or mites or fungi
dracontiumdracontiumany plant of the genus Dracontium; strongly malodorous tropical American plants usually with gigantic leaves
ecosystemecosystema system formed by the interaction of a community of organisms with their physical environment
EquisetumEquisetumhorsetails; coextensive with the family Equisetaceae
eurotiumeurotiuma genus of fungi belonging to the order Eurotiales
HelotiumHelotiumtype genus of the Helotiaceae
indumentumindumentuma covering of fine hairs (or sometimes scales) as on a leaf or insect
item-by-itemitem-by-itemseparate and distinct from others of the same kind; "mark the individual pages"; "on a case-by-case basis"
literatimliteratimletter for letter; "the message was transcribed literatim"
lutetiumlutetiuma trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; usually occurs in association with yttrium
LysichitumLysichitumskunk cabbage
nasturtiumnasturtiumflowers and seeds and leaves all used as flavorings
orontiumorontiumone species of aquatic plant: golden club
pennisetumpennisetuma genus of Old World grasses
periosteumperiosteuma dense fibrous membrane covering the surface of bones (except at their extremities) and serving as an attachment for tendons and muscles; contains nerves and blood vessels that nourish the enclosed bone
petrolatumpetrolatuma semisolid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum; used in medicinal ointments and for lubrication
podetiumpodetiuman organ or body resembling a stalk; especially the outgrowth of the thallus of certain lichens on which the ascocarp is borne
sclerotiumsclerotiumcompact usually dark-colored mass of hardened mycelium constituting a vegetative food-storage body in various true fungi; detaches when mature and can give rise to new growth
seriatimseriatimin a series; one after another
servosystemservosystemcontrol system that converts a small mechanical motion into one requiring much greater power; may include a negative feedback system
superstratumsuperstratumthe language of a later invading people that is imposed on an indigenous population and contributes features to their language
syncytiumsyncytiuma mass of cytoplasm containing several nuclei and enclosed in a membrane but no internal cell boundaries (as in muscle fibers)
tanacetumtanacetuma large genus of plants resembling chrysanthemums; comprises some plants often included in other genera especially genus Chrysanthemum
technetiumtechnetiuma crystalline metallic element not found in nature; occurs as one of the fission products of uranium
triostiumtriostiumgenus of Asiatic and North American herbs: feverroot
ultimatumultimatuma final peremptory demand
utnapishtimutnapishtimfavorite of the gods and grandfather of Gilgamish; survived the great flood and became immortal
value-systemvalue-systemthe principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group; "the Puritan ethic"; "a person with old-fashioned values"

Rhymes with 5 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
chordospartiumchordospartium2 species of small New Zealand trees: weeping tree broom; endangered
desideratumdesideratumsomething desired as a necessity; "the desiderata for a vacation are time and money"
MahabharatamMahabharatam(Hinduism) a sacred epic Sanskrit poem of India dealing in many episodes with the struggle between two rival families
MahabharatumMahabharatum(Hinduism) a sacred epic Sanskrit poem of India dealing in many episodes with the struggle between two rival families
polygonatumpolygonatumsometimes placed in subfamily Convallariaceae

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