Name Report For First Name CARO:

CARO

First name CARO's origin is English. CARO means "feminine variant of charles meaning manly". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with CARO below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of caro.(Brown names are of the same origin (English) with CARO and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with CARO - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming CARO

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES CARO AS A WHOLE:

carol carola carolan carolann carolanne carole caroliana carolina caroline carolyn carolyne carolynn carona carolus carolos carolin

NAMES RHYMING WITH CARO (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (aro) - Names That Ends with aro:

keitaro kentaro maro montaro taro cearo charo itxaro cesaro elazaro faro lazaro lazzaro alvaro

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (ro) - Names That Ends with ro:

hero tyro odero zesiro deunoro brigliadoro medoro alessandro arturo cristoforo benjiro goro ichiro jiro juro kenjiro mashiro renjiro saburo saniiro shinzaburo shiro tanjiro toshiro doro kimbro socorro alejandro camero casimiro cedro charro cidro ciro cordero curro galtero hiero isadoro isidoro isidro jairo javiero jethro leandro lisandro lucero matro mauro munro navarro oro pacorro pedro pietro pirro porfiro primeiro prospero ramiro severo tauro teodoro terciero toro victoro zero

NAMES RHYMING WITH CARO (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (car) - Names That Begins with car:

car cara caradawc caradoc carah caraid caraidland caralyn caramichil carbry cardew caree carel carelton caress caressa caresse carew carey cari carilla carilyn carilynne carina carine carisa carissa carl carla carlaisa carlat carlatun carleen carleigh carlene carleton carletta carley carlie carlin carling carlino carlisle carlita carlo carlomagno carlos carlota carlotta carlson carlton carly carlyle carm carma carman carme carmel carmela carmelide carmelina carmeline carmelita carmella carmelo carmen carmencita carmi carmia carmichael carmina carmine carmita carmon carmontieh carmya carnation carnell carney carr carrado carraig carree carressa carrick carrie carrington carrol carrola carroll carson carsten carswell carter cartere carthach carthage cartimandua cartland carvel

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH CARO:

First Names which starts with 'c' and ends with 'o':

cadeo calico callisto calvino calypso cameo cammeo caseareo cathao ceasario cecilio celaeno cesario ceto chano chayo chepito cheveyo chico chiko chiyo cho chochmo chochuschuvio choovio cipriano cirilo cisco claudio cleo clio clodoveo clotho coco columbo connlaio conrado constantino consuelo cornelio corradeo corrado cosmo costello cristiano cuartio cuarto cullo curcio currito cyrano

English Words Rhyming CARO

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES CARO AS A WHOLE:

acaroidadjective (a.) Shaped like or resembling a mite.

barcarollenoun (n.) A popular song or melody sung by Venetian gondoliers.
 noun (n.) A piece of music composed in imitation of such a song.

carolinenoun (n.) A silver coin once current in some parts of Italy, worth about seven cents.
 noun (n.) A coin. See Carline.

carobnoun (n.) An evergreen leguminous tree (Ceratania Siliqua) found in the countries bordering the Mediterranean; the St. John's bread; -- called also carob tree.
 noun (n.) One of the long, sweet, succulent, pods of the carob tree, which are used as food for animals and sometimes eaten by man; -- called also St. John's bread, carob bean, and algaroba bean.

carochenoun (n.) A kind of pleasure carriage; a coach.

carochedadjective (a.) Placed in a caroche.

caroignenoun (n.) Dead body; carrion.

carolnoun (n.) A round dance.
 noun (n.) A song of joy, exultation, or mirth; a lay.
 noun (n.) A song of praise of devotion; as, a Christmas or Easter carol.
 noun (n.) Joyful music, as of a song.
 noun (n.) Alt. of Carrol
 verb (v. t.) To praise or celebrate in song.
 verb (v. t.) To sing, especially with joyful notes.
 verb (v. i.) To sing; esp. to sing joyfully; to warble.

carolingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Carol
 noun (n.) A song of joy or devotion; a singing, as of carols.

carolinnoun (n.) A former gold coin of Germany worth nearly five dollars; also, a gold coin of Sweden worth nearly five dollars.

caroliniannoun (n.) A native or inhabitant of north or South Carolina.

caroliticadjective (a.) Adorned with sculptured leaves and branches.

carolusnoun (n.) An English gold coin of the value of twenty or twenty-three shillings. It was first struck in the reign of Charles I.

caromnoun (n.) A shot in which the ball struck with the cue comes in contact with two or more balls on the table; a hitting of two or more balls with the player's ball. In England it is called cannon.
 verb (v. i.) To make a carom.

caromelnoun (n.) See Caramel.

caroteelnoun (n.) A tierce or cask for dried fruits, etc., usually about 700 lbs.

caroticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to stupor; as, a carotic state.
 adjective (a.) Carotid; as, the carotic arteries.

carotidnoun (n.) One of the two main arteries of the neck, by which blood is conveyed from the aorta to the head. [See Illust. of Aorta.]
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Carotidal

carotidaladjective (a.) Pertaining to, or near, the carotids or one of them; as, the carotid gland.

carotinnoun (n.) A red crystallizable tasteless substance, extracted from the carrot.

carousalnoun (n.) A jovial feast or festival; a drunken revel; a carouse.

carousenoun (n.) A large draught of liquor.
 noun (n.) A drinking match; a carousal.
 verb (v. i.) To drink deeply or freely in compliment; to take part in a carousal; to engage in drunken revels.
 verb (v. t.) To drink up; to drain; to drink freely or jovially.

carousingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Carouse
 adjective (a.) That carouses; relating to a carouse.

carousernoun (n.) One who carouses; a reveler.

carottenoun (n.) A cylindrical roll of tobacco; as, a carotte of perique.

cascaronnoun (n.) Lit., an eggshell; hence, an eggshell filled with confetti to be thrown during balls, carnivals, etc.

formicaroidadjective (a.) Like or pertaining to the family Formicaridae or ant thrushes.

intercarotidadjective (a.) Situated between the external and internal carotid arteries; as, an intercarotid ganglion.

macaroninoun (n.) Long slender tubes made of a paste chiefly of wheat flour, and used as an article of food; Italian or Genoese paste.
 noun (n.) A medley; something droll or extravagant.
 noun (n.) A sort of droll or fool.
 noun (n.) A finical person; a fop; -- applied especially to English fops of about 1775.
 noun (n.) The designation of a body of Maryland soldiers in the Revolutionary War, distinguished by a rich uniform.

macaronianadjective (a.) Alt. of Macaronic

macaronicnoun (n.) A heap of thing confusedly mixed together; a jumble.
 noun (n.) A kind of burlesque composition, in which the vernacular words of one or more modern languages are intermixed with genuine Latin words, and with hybrid formed by adding Latin terminations to other roots.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or like, macaroni (originally a dish of mixed food); hence, mixed; confused; jumbled.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the burlesque composition called macaronic; as, macaronic poetry.

macaroonnoun (n.) A small cake, composed chiefly of the white of eggs, almonds, and sugar.
 noun (n.) A finical fellow, or macaroni.

picaroonnoun (n.) One who plunders; especially, a plunderer of wrecks; a pirate; a corsair; a marauder; a sharper.

scaroidadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Scaridae, a family of marine fishes including the parrot fishes.

tuscarorasnoun (n. pl.) A tribe of North American Indians formerly living on the Neuse and Tar rivers in North Carolina. They were conquered in 1713, after which the remnant of the tribe joined the Five Nations, thus forming the Six Nations. See Six Nations, under Six.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH CARO (According to last letters):


Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (aro) - English Words That Ends with aro:


carbonaronoun (n.) A member of a secret political association in Italy, organized in the early part of the nineteenth centry for the purpose of changing the government into a republic.

faronoun (n.) A gambling game at cardds, in whiich all the other players play against the dealer or banker, staking their money upon the order in which the cards will lie and be dealt from the pack.

figaronoun (n.) An adroit and unscrupulous intriguer.

guacharonoun (n.) A nocturnal bird of South America and Trinidad (Steatornis Caripensis, or S. steatornis); -- called also oilbird.

gibaronoun (n.) The offspring of a Spaniard and an Indian; a Spanish-Indian mestizo.

pharonoun (n.) A pharos; a lighthouse.
 noun (n.) See Faro.

taronoun (n.) A name for several aroid plants (Colocasia antiquorum, var. esculenta, Colocasia macrorhiza, etc.), and their rootstocks. They have large ovate-sagittate leaves and large fleshy rootstocks, which are cooked and used for food in tropical countries.

zingaronoun (n.) A gypsy.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH CARO (According to first letters):


Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (car) - Words That Begins with car:


cariccionoun (n.) A piece in a free form, with frequent digressions from the theme; a fantasia; -- often called caprice.
 noun (n.) A caprice; a freak; a fancy.

carnoun (n.) A small vehicle moved on wheels; usually, one having but two wheels and drawn by one horse; a cart.
 noun (n.) A vehicle adapted to the rails of a railroad.
 noun (n.) A chariot of war or of triumph; a vehicle of splendor, dignity, or solemnity.
 noun (n.) The stars also called Charles's Wain, the Great Bear, or the Dipper.
 noun (n.) The cage of a lift or elevator.
 noun (n.) The basket, box, or cage suspended from a balloon to contain passengers, ballast, etc.
 noun (n.) A floating perforated box for living fish.

carabidnoun (n.) One of the Carabidae, a family of active insectivorous beetles.
 adjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the genus Carbus or family Carabidae.

carabinenoun (n.) A carbine.

carabineernoun (n.) A carbineer.

caraboidadjective (a.) Like, or pertaining to the genus Carabus.

carabusnoun (n.) A genus of ground beetles, including numerous species. They devour many injurious insects.

caracnoun (n.) See Carack.

caracalnoun (n.) A lynx (Felis, or Lynx, caracal.) It is a native of Africa and Asia. Its ears are black externally, and tipped with long black hairs.

caracaranoun (n.) A south American bird of several species and genera, resembling both the eagles and the vultures. The caracaras act as scavengers, and are also called carrion buzzards.

caracknoun (n.) A kind of large ship formerly used by the Spaniards and Portuguese in the East India trade; a galleon.

caracolenoun (n.) A half turn which a horseman makes, either to the right or the left.
 noun (n.) A staircase in a spiral form.
 verb (v. i.) To move in a caracole, or in caracoles; to wheel.

caracolynoun (n.) An alloy of gold, silver, and copper, of which an inferior quality of jewelry is made.

caracorenoun (n.) Alt. of Caracora

caracoranoun (n.) A light vessel or proa used by the people of Borneo, etc., and by the Dutch in the East Indies.

carafenoun (n.) A glass water bottle for the table or toilet; -- called also croft.

carageennoun (n.) Alt. of Caragheen

caragheennoun (n.) See Carrageen.

carambolanoun (n.) An East Indian tree (Averrhoa Carambola), and its acid, juicy fruit; called also Coromandel gooseberry.

caramelnoun (n.) Burnt sugar; a brown or black porous substance obtained by heating sugar. It is soluble in water, and is used for coloring spirits, gravies, etc.
 noun (n.) A kind of confectionery, usually a small cube or square of tenacious paste, or candy, of varying composition and flavor.

carangoidadjective (a.) Belonging to the Carangidae, a family of fishes allied to the mackerels, and including the caranx, American bluefish, and the pilot fish.

caranxnoun (n.) A genus of fishes, common on the Atlantic coast, including the yellow or golden mackerel.

carapacenoun (n.) The thick shell or shield which covers the back of the tortoise, or turtle, the crab, and other crustaceous animals.

carapatonoun (n.) A south American tick of the genus Amblyomma. There are several species, very troublesome to man and beast.

carapaxnoun (n.) See Carapace.

caratnoun (n.) The weight by which precious stones and pearls are weighed.
 noun (n.) A twenty-fourth part; -- a term used in estimating the proportionate fineness of gold.

caravannoun (n.) A company of travelers, pilgrims, or merchants, organized and equipped for a long journey, or marching or traveling together, esp. through deserts and countries infested by robbers or hostile tribes, as in Asia or Africa.
 noun (n.) A large, covered wagon, or a train of such wagons, for conveying wild beasts, etc., for exhibition; an itinerant show, as of wild beasts.
 noun (n.) A covered vehicle for carrying passengers or for moving furniture, etc.; -- sometimes shorted into van.

caravaneernoun (n.) The leader or driver of the camels in caravan.

caravansarynoun (n.) A kind of inn, in the East, where caravans rest at night, being a large, rude, unfurnished building, surrounding a court.

caravelnoun (n.) A name given to several kinds of vessels.
 noun (n.) The caravel of the 16th century was a small vessel with broad bows, high, narrow poop, four masts, and lateen sails. Columbus commanded three caravels on his great voyage.
 noun (n.) A Portuguese vessel of 100 or 150 tons burden.
 noun (n.) A small fishing boat used on the French coast.
 noun (n.) A Turkish man-of-war.

carawaynoun (n.) A biennial plant of the Parsley family (Carum Carui). The seeds have an aromatic smell, and a warm, pungent taste. They are used in cookery and confectionery, and also in medicine as a carminative.
 noun (n.) A cake or sweetmeat containing caraway seeds.

carbamicadjective (a.) Pertaining to an acid so called.

carbamidenoun (n.) The technical name for urea.

carbaminenoun (n.) An isocyanide of a hydrocarbon radical. The carbamines are liquids, usually colorless, and of unendurable odor.

carbanilnoun (n.) A mobile liquid, CO.N.C6H5, of pungent odor. It is the phenyl salt of isocyanic acid.

carbazolnoun (n.) A white crystallized substance, C12H8NH, derived from aniline and other amines.

carbazotatenoun (n.) A salt of carbazotic or picric acid; a picrate.

carbazoticadjective (a.) Containing, or derived from, carbon and nitrogen.

carbidenoun (n.) A binary compound of carbon with some other element or radical, in which the carbon plays the part of a negative; -- formerly termed carburet.

carbimidenoun (n.) The technical name for isocyanic acid. See under Isocyanic.

carbinenoun (n.) A short, light musket or rifle, esp. one used by mounted soldiers or cavalry.

carbineernoun (n.) A soldier armed with a carbine.

carbinolnoun (n.) Methyl alcohol, CH3OH; -- also, by extension, any one in the homologous series of paraffine alcohols of which methyl alcohol is the type.

carbohydratenoun (n.) One of a group of compounds including the sugars, starches, and gums, which contain six (or some multiple of six) carbon atoms, united with a variable number of hydrogen and oxygen atoms, but with the two latter always in proportion as to form water; as dextrose, C6H12O6.

carbohydridenoun (n.) A hydrocarbon.

carbolicadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or designating, an acid derived from coal tar and other sources; as, carbolic acid (called also phenic acid, and phenol). See Phenol.

carbonnoun (n.) An elementary substance, not metallic in its nature, which is present in all organic compounds. Atomic weight 11.97. Symbol C. it is combustible, and forms the base of lampblack and charcoal, and enters largely into mineral coals. In its pure crystallized state it constitutes the diamond, the hardest of known substances, occuring in monometric crystals like the octahedron, etc. Another modification is graphite, or blacklead, and in this it is soft, and occurs in hexagonal prisms or tables. When united with oxygen it forms carbon dioxide, commonly called carbonic acid, or carbonic oxide, according to the proportions of the oxygen; when united with hydrogen, it forms various compounds called hydrocarbons. Compare Diamond, and Graphite.
 noun (n.) A carbon rod or pencil used in an arc lamp; also, a plate or piece of carbon used as one of the elements of a voltaic battery.

carbonaceousadjective (a.) Pertaining to, containing, or composed of, carbon.

carbonadenoun (n.) Alt. of Carbonado
 verb (v. t.) To cut (meat) across for frying or broiling; to cut or slice and broil.
 verb (v. t.) To cut or hack, as in fighting.

carbonadonoun (n.) Flesh, fowl, etc., cut across, seasoned, and broiled on coals; a chop.
 noun (n.) A black variety of diamond, found in Brazil, and used for diamond drills. It occurs in irregular or rounded fragments, rarely distinctly crystallized, with a texture varying from compact to porous.
 verb (v. t.) Alt. of Carbonade

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH CARO:

English Words which starts with 'c' and ends with 'o':

cacajaonoun (n.) A South American short-tailed monkey (Pithecia (/ Brachyurus) melanocephala).

cacaonoun (n.) A small evergreen tree (Theobroma Cacao) of South America and the West Indies. Its fruit contains an edible pulp, inclosing seeds about the size of an almond, from which cocoa, chocolate, and broma are prepared.

calamanconoun (n.) A glossy woolen stuff, plain, striped, or checked.

calandoadjective (a.) Gradually diminishing in rapidity and loudness.

caliconoun (n.) Plain white cloth made from cotton, but which receives distinctive names according to quality and use, as, super calicoes, shirting calicoes, unbleached calicoes, etc.
 noun (n.) Cotton cloth printed with a figured pattern.
 adjective (a.) Made of, or having the appearance of, calico; -- often applied to an animal, as a horse or cat, on whose body are large patches of a color strikingly different from its main color.

caligonoun (n.) Dimness or obscurity of sight, dependent upon a speck on the cornea; also, the speck itself.

calypsonoun (n.) A small and beautiful species of orchid, having a flower variegated with purple, pink, and yellow. It grows in cold and wet localities in the northern part of the United States. The Calypso borealis is the only orchid which reaches 68 N.

cameonoun (n.) A carving in relief, esp. one on a small scale used as a jewel for personal adornment, or like.

camerlingonoun (n.) The papal chamberlain; the cardinal who presides over the pope's household. He has at times possessed great power.

camisadonoun (n.) A shirt worn by soldiers over their uniform, in order to be able to recognize one another in a night attack.
 noun (n.) An attack by surprise by soldiers wearing the camisado.

campaneronoun (n.) The bellbird of South America. See Bellbird.

cantarronoun (n.) A weight used in southern Europe and East for heavy articles. It varies in different localities; thus, at Rome it is nearly 75 pounds, in Sardinia nearly 94 pounds, in Cairo it is 95 pounds, in Syria about 503 pounds.
 noun (n.) A liquid measure in Spain, ranging from two and a half to four gallons.

cantonoun (n.) One of the chief divisions of a long poem; a book.
 noun (n.) The highest vocal part; the air or melody in choral music; anciently the tenor, now the soprano.

caparronoun (n.) A large South American monkey (Lagothrix Humboldtii), with prehensile tail.

capriciosoadjective (a.) In a free, fantastic style.

capuccionoun (n.) A capoch or hood.

cardonoun (n.) The basal joint of the maxilla in insects.
 noun (n.) The hinge of a bivalve shell.

cargonoun (n.) The lading or freight of a ship or other vessel; the goods, merchandise, or whatever is conveyed in a vessel or boat; load; freight.

carpinteronoun (n.) A california woodpecker (Melanerpes formicivorus), noted for its habit of inserting acorns in holes which it drills in trees. The acorns become infested by insect larvae, which, when grown, are extracted for food by the bird.

carriboonoun (n.) See Caribou.

cascalhonoun (n.) A deposit of pebbles, gravel, and ferruginous sand, in which the Brazilian diamond is usually found.

cashoonoun (n.) See Catechu.

casinonoun (n.) A small country house.
 noun (n.) A building or room used for meetings, or public amusements, for dancing, gaming, etc.
 noun (n.) A game at cards. See Cassino.

cassinonoun (n.) A game at cards, played by two or more persons, usually for twenty-one points.

castratonoun (n.) A male person castrated for the purpose of improving his voice for singing; an artificial, or male, soprano.

catafalconoun (n.) See Catafalque.

catsonoun (n.) A base fellow; a rogue; a cheat.

cavaleronoun (n.) Alt. of Cavaliero

cavalieronoun (n.) A cavalier; a gallant; a libertine.

cavettonoun (n.) A concave molding; -- used chiefly in classical architecture. See Illust. of Column.

cellonoun (n.) A contraction for Violoncello.

cembalonoun (n.) An old name for the harpsichord.

centesimonoun (n.) A copper coin of Italy and Spain equivalent to a centime.

centonoun (n.) A literary or a musical composition formed by selections from different authors disposed in a new order.

ceragonoun (n.) Beebread.

ceronoun (n.) A large and valuable fish of the Mackerel family, of the genus Scomberomorus. Two species are found in the West Indies and less commonly on the Atlantic coast of the United States, -- the common cero (Scomberomorus caballa), called also kingfish, and spotted, or king, cero (S. regalis).

chandoonoun (n.) An extract or preparation of opium, used in China and India for smoking.

charneconoun (n.) Alt. of Charnico

charniconoun (n.) A sort of sweet wine.

chebacconoun (n.) A narrow-sterned boat formerly much used in the Newfoundland fisheries; -- called also pinkstern and chebec.

chiaroscuronoun (n.) Alt. of Chiaro-oscuro

chiffonoun (n.) Alt. of niere

chromonoun (n.) A chromolithograph.

ciceronoun (n.) Pica type; -- so called by French printers.

cicisbeonoun (n.) A professed admirer of a married woman; a dangler about women.
 noun (n.) A knot of silk or ribbon attached to a fan, walking stick, etc.

cinquecentonoun (n. & a.) The sixteenth century, when applied to Italian art or literature; as, the sculpture of the Cinquecento; Cinquecento style.

cisconoun (n.) The Lake herring (Coregonus Artedi), valuable food fish of the Great Lakes of North America. The name is also applied to C. Hoyi, a related species of Lake Michigan.

clarinonoun (n.) A reed stop in an organ.

clionoun (n.) The Muse who presided over history.

cockamaroonoun (n.) The Russian variety of bagatelle.

cockatoonoun (n.) A bird of the Parrot family, of the subfamily Cacatuinae, having a short, strong, and much curved beak, and the head ornamented with a crest, which can be raised or depressed at will. There are several genera and many species; as the broad-crested (Plictolophus, / Cacatua, cristatus), the sulphur-crested (P. galeritus), etc. The palm or great black cockatoo of Australia is Microglossus aterrimus.

cocobolonoun (n.) Alt. of Cocobolas

coendoonoun (n.) The Brazilian porcupine (Cercolades, / Sphingurus, prehensiles), remarkable for its prehensile tail.

colocolonoun (n.) A South American wild cat (Felis colocolo), of the size of the ocelot.

colombonoun (n.) See Calumba.

colugonoun (n.) A peculiar East Indian mammal (Galleopithecus volans), having along the sides, connecting the fore and hind limbs, a parachutelike membrane, by means of which it is able to make long leaps, like the flying squirrel; -- called also flying lemur.

columbonoun (n.) See Calumba.

comboloionoun (n.) A Mohammedan rosary, consisting of ninety-nine beads.

comedonoun (n.) A small nodule or cystic tumor, common on the nose, etc., which on pressure allows the escape of a yellow wormlike mass of retained oily secretion, with a black head (dirt).

concertinonoun (n.) A piece for one or more solo instruments with orchestra; -- more concise than the concerto.

concertonoun (n.) A composition (usually in symphonic form with three movements) in which one instrument (or two or three) stands out in bold relief against the orchestra, or accompaniment, so as to display its qualities or the performer's skill.

concettonoun (n.) Affected wit; a conceit.

condurangonoun (n.) See Cundurango.

congonoun (n.) Black tea, of higher grade (finer leaf and less dusty) than the present bohea. See Tea.

contangonoun (n.) The premium or interest paid by the buyer to the seller, to be allowed to defer paying for the stock purchased until the next fortnightly settlement day.
 noun (n.) The postponement of payment by the buyer of stock on the payment of a premium to the seller. See Backwardation.

continuonoun (n.) Basso continuo, or continued bass.

contrabassonoun (n.) The largest kind of bass viol. See Violone.

contrafagettonoun (n.) The double bassoon, an octave deeper than the bassoon.

contraltonoun (n.) The part sung by the highest male or lowest female voices; the alto or counter tenor.
 noun (n.) the voice or singer performing this part; as, her voice is a contralto; she is a contralto.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a contralto, or to the part in music called contralto; as, a contralto voice.

corantonoun (n.) A sprightly but somewhat stately dance, now out of fashion.

cornutonoun (n.) A man that wears the horns; a cuckold.

corozonoun (n.) Alt. of Corosso

corossonoun (n.) The name in Central America for the seed of a true palm; also, a commercial name for the true ivory nut. See Ivory nut.

corvettonoun (n.) A curvet.

courantonoun (n.) A sprightly dance; a coranto; a courant.

cramboadjective (a.) A game in which one person gives a word, to which another finds a rhyme.
 adjective (a.) A word rhyming with another word.

credonoun (n.) The creed, as sung or read in the Roman Catholic church.

crescendonoun (n.) A gradual increase in the strength and fullness of tone with which a passage is performed.
 noun (n.) A passage to be performed with constantly increasing volume of tone.
 adverb (a. & adv.) With a constantly increasing volume of voice; with gradually increasing strength and fullness of tone; -- a direction for the performance of music, indicated by the mark, or by writing the word on the score.

croisadonoun (n.) A holy war; a crusade.

crotalonoun (n.) A Turkish musical instrument.

crusadonoun (n.) An old Portuguese coin, worth about seventy cents.

cruzadonoun (n.) A coin. See Crusado.

cuckoonoun (n.) A bird belonging to Cuculus, Coccyzus, and several allied genera, of many species.

cucujonoun (n.) The fire beetle of Mexico and the West Indies.

cuerponoun (n.) The body.

cundurangonoun (n.) The bark of a South American vine (Gonolobus Condurango) of the Milkweed family. It has been supposed, but erroneously, to be a cure for cancer.

curacaonoun (n.) Alt. of Curacoa

curculionoun (n.) One of a large group of beetles (Rhynchophora) of many genera; -- called also weevils, snout beetles, billbeetles, and billbugs. Many of the species are very destructive, as the plum curculio, the corn, grain, and rice weevils, etc.

curionoun (n.) Any curiosity or article of virtu.

curiosonoun (n.) A virtuoso.

cururonoun (n.) A Chilian burrowing rodent of the genus Spalacopus.

caballeronoun (n.) A knight or cavalier; hence, a gentleman.

caballonoun (n.) A horse.

calabozonoun (n.) A jail. See Calaboose.

ca/oncitonoun (n.) A small ca/on.
 noun (n.) A narrow passage or lane through chaparral or a forest.

carabaonoun (n.) The water buffalo.

cayonoun (n.) A small island or ledge of rock in the water; a key.

chiconoun (n.) Var. of Chica.
 noun (n.) The common greasewood of the western United States (Sarcobatus vermiculatus).
 noun (n.) In the Philippines, the sapodilla or its fruit; also, the marmalade tree or its fruit.

coloradoadjective (a.) Reddish; -- often used in proper names of rivers or creeks.
 adjective (a.) Medium in color and strength; -- said of cigars.

componoun (n.) Short for Composition; -- used, esp. in England, colloq. in various trade applications;
 noun (n.) A mortar made of sand and cement.
 noun (n.) A carver's mixture of resin, whiting, and glue, used instead of plaster of Paris for ornamenting walls and cornices.
 noun (n.) A composition for billiard balls.
 noun (n.) A preparation of which printer's rollers are made.
 noun (n.) A preparation used in currying leather.
 noun (n.) Composition paid by a debtor.