Near rhymes dictionary


List of near rhymes for the word: try


Rhymes with 1 syllable

WordBase wordDefinition
strawstrawa thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids into the mouth
straystrayan animal that has strayed (especially a domestic animal)
strewstrewcover; be dispersed over; "Dead bodies strewed the ground"
traytrayan open receptacle for holding or displaying or serving articles or food
treetreeEnglish actor and theatrical producer noted for his lavish productions of Shakespeare (1853-1917)
treytreyone of four playing cards in a deck having three pips
troytroyan ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War
truetrueproper alignment; the property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment; "out of true"
trytryearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"

Rhymes with 2 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
ashtrayashtraya receptacle for the ash from smokers' cigars or cigarettes
astrayastrayaway from the right path or direction; "he was led astray"
bedstrawbedstrawany of several plants of the genus Galium
bestrewbestrewcover by strewing
betraybetraygive away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
bistrobistroa small informal restaurant; serves wine
bourtreebourtreea common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
CastroCastroCuban socialist leader who overthrew a dictator in 1959 and established a Marxist socialist state in Cuba (born in 1927)
chantrychantrya chapel endowed for singing Masses for the soul of the donor
claustraclaustruma layer of grey matter in the brain adjacent to the lenticular nucleus
construeconstruemake sense of; assign a meaning to; "What message do you see in this letter?"; "How do you interpret his behavior?"
contracontraa member of the guerrilla force that opposed a left-wing government in Nicaragua
countrycountrythe people who live in a nation or country; "a statement that sums up the nation's mood"; "the news was announced to the nation"; "the whole country worshipped him"
destroydestroydefeat soundly; "The home team demolished the visitors"
entreeentreethe act of entering; "she made a graceful entree into the ballroom"
entryentrythe act of entering; "she made a grand entrance"
extraextrasomething additional of the same kind; "he always carried extras in case of an emergency"
forestryforestrythe science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber
gantrygantrya framework of steel bars raised on side supports to bridge over or around something; can display railway signals above several tracks or can support a traveling crane etc.
gauntrygauntrya framework of steel bars raised on side supports to bridge over or around something; can display railway signals above several tracks or can support a traveling crane etc.
gentrygentrythe most powerful members of a society
introintroa brief introductory passage to a piece of popular music
jackstrawjackstrawa thin strip of wood used in playing the game of jackstraws
LangtryLangtryBritish actress and mistress of the prince who later became Edward VII (1853-1929)
LeuctraLeuctraThebes defeated Sparta in 371 BC; the battle ended Sparta's military supremacy in Greece
lustralustruma ceremonial purification of the Roman population every five years following the census
lutralutrain some classifications considered a genus of the subfamily Lutrinae
maestrimaestroan artist of consummate skill; "a master of the violin"; "one of the old masters"
maestromaestroan artist of consummate skill; "a master of the violin"; "one of the old masters"
mantramantra(Sanskrit) literally a `sacred utterance' in Vedism; one of a collection of orally transmitted poetic hymns
metrometroan electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city); "in Paris the subway system is called the `metro' and in London it is called the `tube' or the `underground'"
MitraMitraHindu god of friendship and alliances; usually invoked together with Varuna as a supporter of heaven and earth
octroioctroia tax on various goods brought into a town
octroisoctroia tax on various goods brought into a town
ostreaostreatype genus of the family Ostreidae
outdrawoutdrawdraw a gun faster, or best someone in a gunfight
outdrewoutdrawdraw a gun faster, or best someone in a gunfight
outreoutreconspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual; "restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit"; "famed for his eccentric spelling"; "a freakish combination of styles"; "his off-the-wall antics"; "the outlandish clothes of teenagers"; "outre and affected stage antics"
out-trayout-traya wood or metal receptacle placed on your desk to hold your outgoing material
paltrypaltrycontemptibly small in amount; "a measly tip"; "the company donated a miserable $100 for flood relief"; "a paltry wage"; "almost depleted his miserable store of dried beans"
pantrypantrya small storeroom for storing foods or wines
pastrypastryany of various baked foods made of dough or batter
phratryphratrypeople descended from a common ancestor; "his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"
plectraplectruma small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument
poetrypoetryliterature in metrical form
portrayportrayportray in words; "The book portrays the actor as a selfish person"
poultrypoultrya domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
reentryreentrythe act of entering again
retroretroa fashion reminiscent of the past
retryretryhear or try a court case anew
rood-treerood-treerepresentation of the cross on which Jesus died
rooftreerooftreea beam laid along the edge where two sloping sides of a roof meet at the top; provides an attachment for the upper ends of rafters
rostrarostrumbeaklike projection of the anterior part of the head of certain insects such as e.g. weevils
sentrysentrya person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
shoetreeshoetreea wooden or metal device that is inserted into a shoe to preserve its shape when it is not being worn
spectraspectruma broad range of related objects or values or qualities or ideas or activities
striastriaa stripe or stripes of contrasting color; "chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands"; "the black and yellow banding of bees and wasps"
sultrysultrycharacterized by oppressive heat and humidity; "the summer was sultry and oppressive"; "the stifling atmosphere"; "the sulfurous atmosphere preceding a thunderstorm"
sutrasutraa rule or aphorism in Sanskrit literature or a group of aphoristic doctrinal summaries prepared for memorization
sweltrysweltryexcessively hot and humid or marked by sweating and faintness; "a sweltering room"; "sweltering athletes"
TantraTantradoctrine of enlightenment as the realization of the oneness of one's self and the visible world; combines elements of Hinduism and paganism including magical and mystical elements like mantras and mudras and erotic rites; especially influential in Tibet
tertrytertrya battle in France in 687 among the descendants of Clovis
tetratetrabrightly colored tropical freshwater fishes
tetraotetraotype genus of the Tetraonidae: capercaillies
triotrioa musical composition for three performers
ultraultra(used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm; "extremist political views"; "radical opinions on education"; "an ultra conservative"
untrueuntrue(used especially of persons) not dependable in devotion or affection; unfaithful; "a false friend"; "when lovers prove untrue"
vestryvestrya room in a church where sacred vessels and vestments are kept or meetings are held
wintrywintrycharacteristic of or occurring in winter; "suffered severe wintry weather"; "brown wintry grasses"

Rhymes with 3 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
ancestryancestryinherited properties shared with others of your bloodline
artistryartistrya superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation; "the art of conversation"; "it's quite an art"
atriaatriumthe central area in a building; open to the sky
AustriaAustriaa mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
axletreeaxletreea dead axle on a carriage or wagon that has terminal spindles on which the wheels revolve
banditrybanditrythe practice of plundering in gangs
baptistrybaptistrybowl for baptismal water
barratrybarratrythe offense of vexatiously persisting in inciting lawsuits and quarrels
basketrybasketrythe craft of basket making
bigotrybigotrythe intolerance and prejudice of a bigot
calyptracalyptrathe hood or cap covering the calyx of certain plants: e.g., the California poppy
carpentrycarpentrythe craft of a carpenter: making things out of wood
casuistrycasuistrymoral philosophy based on the application of general ethical principles to resolve moral dilemmas
chemistrychemistrythe science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
cilantrocilantroparsley-like herb used as seasoning or garnish
circuitrycircuitryelectronic equipment consisting of a system of circuits
coquetrycoquetryplayful behavior intended to arouse sexual interest
CoventryCoventryan industrial city in central England; devastated by air raids during World War II; remembered as the home of Lady Godiva in the 11th century
crassostreacrassostreaVirginia oysters
cross-countrycross-countryacross the countryside; "the river runs cross-country"; "the road runs cross-country"
dentistrydentistrythe branch of medicine dealing with the anatomy and development and diseases of the teeth
deviltrydeviltryreckless or malicious behavior that causes discomfort or annoyance in others
dicentradicentraNorth American and Asian herbs with divided leaves and irregular flowers
doubletreedoubletreea crossbar on a wagon or carriage to which two whiffletrees are attached in order to harness two horses abreast
ElectraElectra(Greek mythology) the daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra; persuaded her brother (Orestes) to avenge Agamemnon's death by helping her to kill Clytemnestra and her lover (Aegisthus)
entrywayentrywaysomething that provides access (to get in or get out); "they waited at the entrance to the garden"; "beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral"
EritreaEritreaan African country to the north of Ethiopia on the Red Sea; achieved independence from Ethiopia in 1993
fenestrafenestraa small opening covered with membrane (especially one in the bone between the middle and inner ear)
gadgetrygadgetryappliances collectively; "laborsaving gadgetry"
gallantrygallantrypolite attentiveness to women
harlotryharlotryoffering sexual intercourse for pay
icetrayicetraya tray for making cubes of ice in a refrigerator
industryindustrythe organized action of making of goods and services for sale; "American industry is making increased use of computers to control production"
InfantryInfantryan army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot; "there came ten thousand horsemen and as many fully-armed foot"
in-trayin-traya wood or metal receptacle placed on your desk to hold your incoming material
jesuitryjesuitrythe theology or the practices of the Jesuits (often considered to be casuistic)
KshatriyaKshatriyaa member of the royal or warrior Hindu caste
latrialatriathe worship given to God alone
laurel-treelaurel-treesmall tree of southern United States having dark red heartwood
maitreyamaitreyathe Bodhisattva who is to appear as a Buddha 5000 years after the death of Gautama
marquetrymarquetryinlaid veneers are fitted together to form a design or picture that is then used to ornament furniture
MinistryMinistrythe work of a minister of religion; "he is studying for the ministry"
misconstruemisconstrueinterpret in the wrong way; "Don't misinterpret my comments as criticism"; "She misconstrued my remarks"
musketrymusketrythe technique of using small arms (especially in battle)
nutrianutriaaquatic South American rodent resembling a small beaver; bred for its fur
orchestraorchestraseating on the main floor in a theater
OstryaOstryadeciduous monoecious trees of Europe and Asia and America; sometimes placed in subfamily or family Carpinaceae
pageantrypageantryan elaborate representation of scenes from history etc; usually involves a parade with rich costumes
palaestrapalaestraa public place in ancient Greece or Rome devoted to the training of wrestlers and other athletes
palestrapalestraa public place in ancient Greece or Rome devoted to the training of wrestlers and other athletes
palmistrypalmistrytelling fortunes by lines on the palm of the hand
parquetryparquetrya patterned wood inlay used to cover a floor
peasantrypeasantrythe class of peasants
pedantrypedantryan ostentatious and inappropriate display of learning
pleasantrypleasantryan agreeable or amusing remark; "they exchange pleasantries"
puppetrypuppetrya stilted dramatic performance (as if by puppets)
ranatraranatraelongate very slender water scorpions
registryregistryan official written record of names or events or transactions
rocketryrocketrythe branch of engineering science that studies rocket design and operation
SinatraSinatraUnited States singer and film actor (1915-1998)
sophistrysophistrya deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone
striaestriaa stripe or stripes of contrasting color; "chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands"; "the black and yellow banding of bees and wasps"
sumatrasumatraa mountainous island in western Indonesia
swingletreeswingletreea crossbar that is attached to the traces of a draft horse and to the vehicle or implement that the horse is pulling
symmetrysymmetry(physics) the property of being isotropic; having the same value when measured in different directions
sympatrysympatrythe occurrence of organisms in overlapping geographical areas, but without interbreeding
tapestrytapestrya wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs
tenantrytenantrytenants of an estate considered as a group
toiletrytoiletryartifacts used in making your toilet (washing and taking care of your body)
touristrytouristrythe business of providing services to tourists; "Tourism is a major business in Bermuda"
trinketrytrinketrytrinkets and other ornaments of dress collectively
upcountryupcountryof or coming from the middle of a region or country; "upcountry districts"
up-countryup-countryto or in the interior of a country or region; "they live upcountry"
UtrilloUtrilloFrench painter noted for his paintings of Parisian street scenes (1883-1955)
whiffletreewhiffletreea crossbar that is attached to the traces of a draft horse and to the vehicle or implement that the horse is pulling
whippletreewhippletreea crossbar that is attached to the traces of a draft horse and to the vehicle or implement that the horse is pulling
zealotryzealotryexcessive intolerance of opposing views
zoolatryzoolatrythe worship of animals

Rhymes with 4 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
algometryalgometrymeasuring sensitivity to pain or pressure
allometryallometrythe study of the relative growth of a part of an organism in relation to the growth of the whole
allopatryallopatrythe occurrence of related organisms in separate geographical areas with no overlap
ametriaametriacongenital absence of the uterus
aspidistraaspidistraevergreen perennial with large handsome basal leaves; grown primarily as a foliage houseplant
astrolatryastrolatrythe worship of planets or stars
astrometryastrometrythe branch of astronomy that deals with the measurement of the position and motion of celestial bodies
asymmetryasymmetry(mathematics) a lack of symmetry
autolatryautolatrythe worship of yourself
bardolatrybardolatrythe idolization of William Shakespeare
bathymetrybathymetrymeasuring the depths of the oceans
biometrybiometrya branch of biology that studies biological phenomena and observations by means of statistical analysis
BrahmaputraBrahmaputraan Asian river; flows into the Bay of Bengal
cabinetrycabinetrythe craft of making furniture (especially furniture of high quality)
CagliostroCagliostroItalian who was famous as a magician and alchemist (1743-1795)
CleopatraCleopatrabeautiful and charismatic queen of Egypt; mistress of Julius Caesar and later of Mark Antony; killed herself to avoid capture by Octavian (69-30 BC)
ClytemnestraClytemnestra(Greek mythology) wife of Agamemnon who had him murdered when he returned from the Trojan War
cosmolatrycosmolatrythe worship of the cosmos
dissymmetrydissymmetry(mathematics) a lack of symmetry
dosimetrydosimetrymeasuring the dose of radiation emitted by a radioactive source
geometrygeometrythe pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces
gravimetrygravimetrythe measurement of specific gravity
gyromitragyromitraany fungus of the genus Gyromitra
hierolatryhierolatrythe worship of saints
hydrometryhydrometrythe measurement of specific gravity
hyphantriahyphantriafall webworms
hypsometryhypsometrymeasurement of the elevation of land above sea level
ichthyolatryichthyolatrythe worship of fish
idolatryidolatrythe worship of idols; the worship of images that are not God
isometryisometryequality of measure (e.g., equality of height above sea level or equality of loudness etc.)
KamasutraKamasutra(Hinduism) an ancient Sanskrit text giving rules for sensuous and sensual pleasure and love and marriage in accordance with Hindu law
lordolatrylordolatrythe worship of a lord because of his rank or title
LymantriaLymantriatype genus of the Lymantriidae; a pest (Lymantria means `destroyer')
MaharashtraMaharashtraa historical area in west-central India
micrometrymicrometrymeasuring with a micrometer
monolatrymonolatrythe worship of a single god but without claiming that it is the only god
optometryoptometrythe practice of an optometrist
pelvimetrypelvimetrymeasurement of the dimensions of the bony birth canal (to determine whether vaginal birth is possible)
photometryphotometrymeasurement of the properties of light (especially luminous intensity)
pleximetrypleximetrytapping a part of the body for diagnostic purposes
podiatrypodiatrythe branch of medicine concerned with the feet
psychiatrypsychiatrythe branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders
psychometrypsychometryany branch of psychology concerned with psychological measurements
psychotriapsychotriatropical chiefly South American shrubs and trees
pyrolatrypyrolatrythe worship of fire
spectrometryspectrometrythe use of spectroscopes to analyze spectra
spirometryspirometrythe use of a spirometer to measure vital capacity
symbolatrysymbolatrythe worship of symbols
telemetrytelemetryautomatic transmission and measurement of data from remote sources by wire or radio or other means
thermometrythermometrythe measurement of temperature
tonometrytonometrythe measurement of intraocular pressure by determining the amount of force needed to make a slight indentation in the cornea
topolatrytopolatrythe worship of places
verbolatryverbolatrythe worship of words
viscometryviscometrythe measurement of viscosity
ZarathustraZarathustraPersian prophet who founded Zoroastrianism (circa 628-551 BC)

Rhymes with 5 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
acidimetryacidimetryvolumetric analysis using standard solutions of acids to measure the amount of a base present
actinometryactinometrymeasuring the intensity of electromagnetic radiation (especially of the sun's rays)
alkalimetryalkalimetryvolumetric analysis using standard solutions of alkali to measure the amount of acid present
anemometryanemometrymeasuring wind speed and direction
anthropolatryanthropolatrythe worship of human beings
anthropometryanthropometrymeasurement and study of the human body and its parts and capacities
arborolatryarborolatrythe worship of trees
audiometryaudiometrymeasuring sensitivity of hearing
bibliolatrybibliolatrythe worship of the Bible
biochemistrybiochemistrythe organic chemistry of compounds and processes occurring in organisms; the effort to understand biology within the context of chemistry
calorimetrycalorimetrymeasurement of quantities of heat
cephalometrycephalometrymeasurement of human heads
colorimetrycolorimetryquantitative chemical analysis by color using a colorimeter
craniometrycraniometrythe branch of physical anthropology dealing with the study and measurement of dry skulls after removal of its soft parts
daredeviltrydaredeviltryboldness as manifested in rash and daredevil behavior
demonolatrydemonolatrythe acts or rites of worshiping devils
densitometrydensitometrymeasuring the optical density of a substance by shining light on it and measuring its transmission
diabolatrydiabolatrythe acts or rites of worshiping devils
epigastriaepigastriumthe region lying on or over the stomach (just below the sternum)
geochemistrygeochemistrythe chemistry of the earth's crust
grammatolatrygrammatolatrythe worship of words
gyneolatrygyneolatrythe worship of women
hagiolatryhagiolatrythe worship of saints
heliolatryheliolatrythe worship of the sun
iconolatryiconolatrythe worship of sacred images
idiolatryidiolatrythe worship of yourself
ophiolatryophiolatrythe worship of snakes
photochemistryphotochemistrybranch of chemistry that deals with the chemical action of light
phytochemistryphytochemistrythe branch of organic chemistry dealing with the chemistry of plants
polybotriapolybotriatropical American ferns; usually terrestrial when young but scandent later
PolybotryaPolybotryatropical American ferns; usually terrestrial when young but scandent later
recurvirostrarecurvirostratype genus of the Recurvirostridae: avocets
selenolatryselenolatrythe worship of the moon
sociometrysociometrythe quantitative study of social relationships
stoichiometrystoichiometry(chemistry) the relation between the quantities of substances that take part in a reaction or form a compound (typically a ratio of whole integers)
supersymmetrysupersymmetry(physics) a theory that tries to link the four fundamental forces; "according to supersymmetry each force emerged separately during the big bang"
symbololatrysymbololatrythe worship of symbols
thaumatolatrythaumatolatrythe worship of miracles
thermochemistrythermochemistrythe branch of chemistry that studies the relation between chemical action and the amount of heat absorbed or generated
trigonometrytrigonometrythe mathematics of triangles and trigonometric functions

Rhymes with 6 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
cytophotometrycytophotometrythe study of chemical compounds inside a cell by means of a cytophotometer
electrochemistryelectrochemistrybranch of chemistry that deals with the chemical action of electricity and the production of electricity by chemical reactions
eriobotryaeriobotryaAsiatic evergreen fruit trees
gynaeolatrygynaeolatrythe worship of women
immunochemistryimmunochemistrythe field of chemistry concerned with chemical processes in immunology (such as chemical studies of antigens and antibodies)
neuropsychiatryneuropsychiatrythe branch of medicine dealing with mental disorders attributable to diseases of the nervous system
radiochemistryradiochemistrythe chemistry of radioactive substances

Rhymes with 8 syllables

WordBase wordDefinition
adrenocorticotrophicadrenocorticotrophicstimulating or acting on the adrenal cortex
adrenocorticotrophinadrenocorticotrophina hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
adrenocorticotrophinsadrenocorticotrophina hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
adrenocorticotropicadrenocorticotropicstimulating or acting on the adrenal cortex
adrenocorticotropinadrenocorticotropina hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
adrenocorticotropinsadrenocorticotropina hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex

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