Name Report For First Name COUNTESS:


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

Rhymes with COUNTESS - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming COUNTESS



NAMES RHYMING WITH COUNTESS (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 7 Letters (ountess) - Names That Ends with ountess:

Rhyming Names According to Last 6 Letters (untess) - Names That Ends with untess:

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (ntess) - Names That Ends with ntess:

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (tess) - Names That Ends with tess:


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

bess caress chess inness jess ness burgess hovhaness ioness

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

ariss yabiss ferghuss devoss alliss alyss arliss berniss bliss blyss candiss corliss jenalyss lsss marliss welss arlyss cass daileass douglass iniss joss mannuss moss norcross prentiss ross terriss natass lass kandiss curtiss russ

NAMES RHYMING WITH COUNTESS (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 7 Letters (countes) - Names That Begins with countes:

Rhyming Names According to First 6 Letters (counte) - Names That Begins with counte:

Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (count) - Names That Begins with count:

Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (coun) - Names That Begins with coun:

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

cougar coughlan coulter cour court courtenay courtland courtlyn courtnay courtney courtnie

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (co) - Names That Begins with co:

coatl coaxoch cobhan coburn coby cochava cocheta cochise cochlain cocidius coco cocytus codee codell codey codi codie codier codrin codruta cody codyr coeus cofahealh coghlan cohen coigleach coilin coillcumhann coilleach coinleain coinneach coira coire coireail colan colbert colbey colbi colby cole coleen coleman colemann colene colesha coleta coletta colette coletun coley colfre colier colin colina colis colla colle colleem colleen collena collene colletta collette collier collin collins collis collyer collyn colm colman colmcilla colmcille colquhoun colson colt colten colter coltere colton coltrane colum columbanus columbine columbo colver colvert colvyr


First Names which starts with 'cou' and ends with 'ess':

First Names which starts with 'co' and ends with 'ss':

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

cacanisius cadis cadmus caeneus caius calais calchas calibumus calles capaneus carlos carolos carolus carys cassibellaunus cassivellaunus cebriones cecilius cecrops celeus celsus cephalus cepheus cerberus ceres cestus cetus chalmers chansomps charis charles charybdis chas cheops chimalis chloris chris christos chryseis chryses cinyras claas claennis clamedeus claris claudas claudios claudius claus clematis clementius cleobis cletus cloris clovis colys condwiramurs corineus cornelius coronis corybantes cosmas cottus cris cristos cronus ctesippus curtis cus cycnus cynegils cypris cyris cyrus

English Words Rhyming COUNTESS


countessnoun (n.) The wife of an earl in the British peerage, or of a count in the Continental nobility; also, a lady possessed of the same dignity in her own right. See the Note under Count.

viscountessnoun (n.) The wife of a viscount.

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

Rhyming Words According to Last 7 Letters (ountess) - English Words That Ends with ountess:

Rhyming Words According to Last 6 Letters (untess) - English Words That Ends with untess:

Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (ntess) - English Words That Ends with ntess:

giantessnoun (n.) A woman of extraordinary size.

regentessnoun (n.) A female regent.

saintessnoun (n.) A female saint.

servantessnoun (n.) A maidservant.

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (tess) - English Words That Ends with tess:

anchoritessnoun (n.) An anchoress.

citessnoun (n.) A city woman

hermitessnoun (n.) A female hermit.

hostessnoun (n.) A female host; a woman who hospitably entertains guests at her house.
 noun (n.) A woman who entertains guests for compensation; a female innkeeper.

jesuitessnoun (n.) One of an order of nuns established on the principles of the Jesuits, but suppressed by Pope Urban in 1633.

moabitessnoun (n.) A female Moabite.

poetessnoun (n.) A female poet.

prelatessnoun (n.) A woman who is a prelate; the wife of a prelate.

priestessnoun (n.) A woman who officiated in sacred rites among pagans.

prophetessnoun (n.) A female prophet.

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

abbessnoun (n.) A female superior or governess of a nunnery, or convent of nuns, having the same authority over the nuns which the abbots have over the monks. See Abbey.

abjectednessnoun (n.) A very abject or low condition; abjectness.

abjectnessnoun (n.) The state of being abject; abasement; meanness; servility.

ablenessnoun (n.) Ability of body or mind; force; vigor.

abominablenessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being abominable; odiousness.

abortivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being abortive.

abruptnessnoun (n.) The state of being abrupt or broken; craggedness; ruggedness; steepness.
 noun (n.) Suddenness; unceremonious haste or vehemence; as, abruptness of style or manner.

abscessnoun (n.) A collection of pus or purulent matter in any tissue or organ of the body, the result of a morbid process.

absentnessnoun (n.) The quality of being absent-minded.

absolutenessnoun (n.) The quality of being absolute; independence of everything extraneous; unlimitedness; absolute power; independent reality; positiveness.

absorptivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being absorptive; absorptive power.

abstemiousnessnoun (n.) The quality of being abstemious, temperate, or sparing in the use of food and strong drinks. It expresses a greater degree of abstinence than temperance.

abstersivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being abstersive.

abstractednessnoun (n.) The state of being abstracted; abstract character.

abstractivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being abstractive; abstractive property.

abstractnessnoun (n.) The quality of being abstract.

abstrusenessnoun (n.) The quality of being abstruse; difficulty of apprehension.

absurdnessnoun (n.) Absurdity.

abusivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being abusive; rudeness of language, or violence to the person.

accentlessadjective (a.) Without accent.

acceptablenessnoun (n.) The quality of being acceptable, or suitable to be favorably received; acceptability.

accessnoun (n.) A coming to, or near approach; admittance; admission; accessibility; as, to gain access to a prince.
 noun (n.) The means, place, or way by which a thing may be approached; passage way; as, the access is by a neck of land.
 noun (n.) Admission to sexual intercourse.
 noun (n.) Increase by something added; addition; as, an access of territory. [In this sense accession is more generally used.]
 noun (n.) An onset, attack, or fit of disease.
 noun (n.) A paroxysm; a fit of passion; an outburst; as, an access of fury.

accessarinessnoun (n.) The state of being accessary.

accessorinessnoun (n.) The state of being accessory, or connected subordinately.

accidentalnessnoun (n.) The quality of being accidental; casualness.

accommodablenessnoun (n.) The quality or condition of being accommodable.

accommodatenessnoun (n.) Fitness.

accountable nessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being accountable; accountability.

accuratenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being accurate; accuracy; exactness; nicety; precision.

accustomednessnoun (n.) Habituation.

acidnessnoun (n.) Acidity; sourness.

acquaintednessnoun (n.) State of being acquainted; degree of acquaintance.

acquisitivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being acquisitive; propensity to acquire property; desire of possession.
 noun (n.) The faculty to which the phrenologists attribute the desire of acquiring and possessing.

acridnessnoun (n.) The quality of being acrid or pungent; irritant bitterness; acrimony; as, the acridity of a plant, of a speech.

acrimoniousnessnoun (n.) The quality of being acrimonious; asperity; acrimony.

actionlessadjective (a.) Void of action.

activenessnoun (n.) The quality of being active; nimbleness; quickness of motion; activity.

actlessadjective (a.) Without action or spirit.

actressnoun (n.) A female actor or doer.
 noun (n.) A female stageplayer; a woman who acts a part.

actualnessnoun (n.) Quality of being actual; actuality.

acutenessnoun (n.) The quality of being acute or pointed; sharpness; as, the acuteness of an angle.
 noun (n.) The faculty of nice discernment or perception; acumen; keenness; sharpness; sensitiveness; -- applied to the senses, or the understanding. By acuteness of feeling, we perceive small objects or slight impressions: by acuteness of intellect, we discern nice distinctions.
 noun (n.) Shrillness; high pitch; -- said of sounds.
 noun (n.) Violence of a disease, which brings it speedily to a crisis.

adaptablenessnoun (n.) The quality of being adaptable; suitableness.

adaptednessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being adapted; suitableness; special fitness.

adaptivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being adaptive; capacity to adapt.

adaptnessnoun (n.) Adaptedness.

addictednessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being addicted; attachment.

adeptnessnoun (n.) The quality of being adept; skill.

adequatenessnoun (n.) The quality of being adequate; suitableness; sufficiency; adequacy.

adhesivenessnoun (n.) The quality of sticking or adhering; stickiness; tenacity of union.
 noun (n.) Propensity to form and maintain attachments to persons, and to promote social intercourse.

adiposenessnoun (n.) Alt. of Adiposity

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

Rhyming Words According to First 7 Letters (countes) - Words That Begins with countes:

Rhyming Words According to First 6 Letters (counte) - Words That Begins with counte:

countenancingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countenance

countenancernoun (n.) One who countenances, favors, or supports.

counternoun (n.) An encounter.
 adjective (a.) Contrary; opposite; contrasted; opposed; adverse; antagonistic; as, a counter current; a counter revolution; a counter poison; a counter agent; counter fugue.
 adverb (adv.) A prefix meaning contrary, opposite, in opposition; as, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck. See Counter, adv. & a.
 verb (v. t.) One who counts, or reckons up; a calculator; a reckoner.
 verb (v. t.) A piece of metal, ivory, wood, or bone, used in reckoning, in keeping account of games, etc.
 verb (v. t.) Money; coin; -- used in contempt.
 verb (v. t.) A prison; either of two prisons formerly in London.
 verb (v. t.) A telltale; a contrivance attached to an engine, printing press, or other machine, for the purpose of counting the revolutions or the pulsations.
 verb (v. t.) A table or board on which money is counted and over which business is transacted; a long, narrow table or bench, on which goods are laid for examination by purchasers, or on which they are weighed or measured.
 adverb (adv.) Contrary; in opposition; in an opposite direction; contrariwise; -- used chiefly with run or go.
 adverb (adv.) In the wrong way; contrary to the right course; as, a hound that runs counter.
 adverb (adv.) At or against the front or face.
 adverb (adv.) The after part of a vessel's body, from the water line to the stern, -- below and somewhat forward of the stern proper.
 adverb (adv.) Same as Contra. Formerly used to designate any under part which served for contrast to a principal part, but now used as equivalent to counter tenor.
 adverb (adv.) The breast, or that part of a horse between the shoulders and under the neck.
 adverb (adv.) The back leather or heel part of a boot.
 verb (v. i.) To return a blow while receiving one, as in boxing.

counteractingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counteract

counteractionnoun (n.) Action in opposition; hindrance resistance.

counteractivenoun (n.) One who, or that which, counteracts.
 adjective (a.) Tending to counteract.

counterbalancingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterbalance

counterbalancenoun (n.) A weight, power, or agency, acting against or balancing another
 noun (n.) A mass of metal in one side of a driving wheel or fly wheel, to balance the weight of a crank pin, etc., on the opposite side of the wheel
 noun (n.) A counterpoise to balance the weight of anything, as of a drawbridge or a scale beam.
 verb (v. t.) To oppose with an equal weight or power; to counteract the power or effect of; to countervail; to equiponderate; to balance.

counterborenoun (n.) A flat-bottomed cylindrical enlargement of the mouth of a hole, usually of slight depth, as for receiving a cylindrical screw head.
 noun (n.) A kind of pin drill with the cutting edge or edges normal to the axis; -- used for enlarging a hole, or for forming a flat-bottomed recess at its mouth.
 verb (v. t.) To form a counterbore in, by boring, turning, or drilling; to enlarge, as a hole, by means of a counterbore.

counterbuffnoun (n.) A blow in an opposite direction; a stroke that stops motion or cause a recoil.
 verb (v. t.) To strike or drive back or in an opposite direction; to stop by a blow or impulse in front.

countercastnoun (n.) A trick; a delusive contrivance.

countercasternoun (n.) A caster of accounts; a reckoner; a bookkeeper; -- used contemptuously.

counterchangingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterchange

counterchangenoun (n.) Exchange; reciprocation.
 verb (v. t.) To give and receive; to cause to change places; to exchange.
 verb (v. t.) To checker; to diversify, as in heraldic counterchanging. See Counterchaged, a., 2.

counterchangedadjective (a.) Exchanged.
 adjective (a.) Having the tinctures exchanged mutually; thus, if the field is divided palewise, or and azure, and cross is borne counterchanged, that part of the cross which comes on the azure side will be or, and that on the or side will be azure.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Counterchange

counterchargenoun (n.) An opposing charge.

countercharmingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countercharm

countercharmnoun (n.) That which has the power of destroying the effect of a charm.
 verb (v. t.) To destroy the effect of a charm upon.

countercheckingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countercheck

counterchecknoun (n.) A check; a stop; a rebuke, or censure to check a reprover.
 noun (n.) Any force or device designed to restrain another restraining force; a check upon a check.
 verb (v. t.) To oppose or check by some obstacle; to check by a return check.

counterclaimnoun (n.) A claim made by a person as an offset to a claim made on him.

countercurrentnoun (n.) A current running in an opposite direction to the main current.
 adjective (a.) Running in an opposite direction.

counterdrawingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterdraw

counterfaisancenoun (n.) See Counterfesance.

counterfeitnoun (n.) That which resembles or is like another thing; a likeness; a portrait; a counterpart.
 noun (n.) That which is made in imitation of something, with a view to deceive by passing the false for the true; as, the bank note was a counterfeit.
 noun (n.) One who pretends to be what he is not; one who personates another; an impostor; a cheat.
 adverb (adv.) Representing by imitation or likeness; having a resemblance to something else; portrayed.
 adverb (adv.) Fabricated in imitation of something else, with a view to defraud by passing the false copy for genuine or original; as, counterfeit antiques; counterfeit coin.
 adverb (adv.) Assuming the appearance of something; false; spurious; deceitful; hypocritical; as, a counterfeit philanthropist.
 verb (v. t.) To imitate, or put on a semblance of; to mimic; as, to counterfeit the voice of another person.
 verb (v. t.) To imitate with a view to deceiving, by passing the copy for that which is original or genuine; to forge; as, to counterfeit the signature of another, coins, notes, etc.
 verb (v. i.) To carry on a deception; to dissemble; to feign; to pretend.
 verb (v. i.) To make counterfeits.

counterfeitingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterfeit

counterfeiternoun (n.) One who counterfeits; one who copies or imitates; especially, one who copies or forges bank notes or coin; a forger.
 noun (n.) One who assumes a false appearance or semblance; one who makes false pretenses.

counterfesanceadjective (a.) The act of forging; forgery.

counterfleuryadjective (a.) Counterflory.

counterfloryadjective (a.) Adorned with flowers (usually fleurs-de-lis) so divided that the tops appear on one side and the bottoms on the others; -- said of any ordinary.

counterfoilnoun (n.) That part of a tally, formerly in the exchequer, which was kept by an officer in that court, the other, called the stock, being delivered to the person who had lent the king money on the account; -- called also counterstock.
 noun (n.) The part of a writing (as the stub of a bank check) in which are noted the main particulars contained in the corresponding part, which has been issued.

counterforcenoun (n.) An opposing force.

counterfortnoun (n.) A kind of buttress of masonry to strengthen a revetment wall.
 noun (n.) A spur or projection of a mountain.

countergagenoun (n.) An adjustable gage, with double points for transferring measurements from one timber to another, as the breadth of a mortise to the place where the tenon is to be made.

counterguardnoun (n.) A low outwork before a bastion or ravelin, consisting of two lines of rampart parallel to the faces of the bastion, and protecting them from a breaching fire.

counterirritantnoun (n.) Alt. of Counterirritation

counterirritationnoun (n.) See Counter irritant, etc., under Counter, a.

counterjumpernoun (n.) A salesman in a shop; a shopman; -- used contemptuously.

countermannoun (n.) A man who attends at the counter of a shop to sell goods.

countermandingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countermand

countermandnoun (n.) A contrary order; revocation of a former order or command.
 verb (v. t.) To revoke (a former command); to cancel or rescind by giving an order contrary to one previously given; as, to countermand an order for goods.
 verb (v. t.) To prohibit; to forbid.
 verb (v. t.) To oppose; to revoke the command of.

countermandableadjective (a.) Capable of being countermanded; revocable.

countermarchingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countermarch

countermarchnoun (n.) A marching back; retrocession.
 noun (n.) An evolution by which a body of troops change front or reverse the direction of march while retaining the same men in the front rank; also, a movement by which the rear rank becomes the front one, either with or without changing the right to the left.
 noun (n.) A change of measures; alteration of conduct.
 verb (v. i.) To march back, or to march in reversed order.

countermarknoun (n.) A mark or token added to those already existing, in order to afford security or proof; as, an additional or special mark put upon a package of goods belonging to several persons, that it may not be opened except in the presence of all; a mark added to that of an artificer of gold or silver work by the Goldsmiths' Company of London, to attest the standard quality of the gold or silver; a mark added to an ancient coin or medal, to show either its change of value or that it was taken from an enemy.
 noun (n.) An artificial cavity made in the teeth of horses that have outgrown their natural mark, to disguise their age.
 verb (v. t.) To apply a countermark to; as, to countermark silverware; to countermark a horse's teeth.

counterminenoun (n.) An underground gallery excavated to intercept and destroy the mining of an enemy.
 noun (n.) A stratagem or plot by which another sratagem or project is defeated.
 verb (v. t.) To oppose by means of a countermine; to intercept with a countermine.
 verb (v. t.) To frustrate or counteract by secret measures.
 verb (v. i.) To make a countermine or counterplot; to plot secretly.

counterminingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countermine

countermurenoun (n.) A wall raised behind another, to supply its place when breached or destroyed. [R.] Cf. Contramure.
 verb (v. t.) To fortify with a wall behind another wall.

countermuringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countermure

counternaturaladjective (a.) Contrary to nature.

Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (count) - Words That Begins with count:

countingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Count

countnoun (n.) A nobleman on the continent of Europe, equal in rank to an English earl.
 verb (v. t.) To tell or name one by one, or by groups, for the purpose of ascertaining the whole number of units in a collection; to number; to enumerate; to compute; to reckon.
 verb (v. t.) To place to an account; to ascribe or impute; to consider or esteem as belonging.
 verb (v. t.) To esteem; to account; to reckon; to think, judge, or consider.
 verb (v. i.) To number or be counted; to possess value or carry weight; hence, to increase or add to the strength or influence of some party or interest; as, every vote counts; accidents count for nothing.
 verb (v. i.) To reckon; to rely; to depend; -- with on or upon.
 verb (v. i.) To take account or note; -- with
 verb (v. i.) To plead orally; to argue a matter in court; to recite a count.
 verb (v. t.) The act of numbering; reckoning; also, the number ascertained by counting.
 verb (v. t.) An object of interest or account; value; estimation.
 verb (v. t.) A formal statement of the plaintiff's case in court; in a more technical and correct sense, a particular allegation or charge in a declaration or indictment, separately setting forth the cause of action or prosecution.

countableadjective (a.) Capable of being numbered.

counttenancenoun (n.) Appearance or expression of the face; look; aspect; mien.
 noun (n.) The face; the features.
 noun (n.) Approving or encouraging aspect of face; hence, favor, good will, support; aid; encouragement.
 noun (n.) Superficial appearance; show; pretense.

counterpanenoun (n.) A coverlet for a bed, -- originally stitched or woven in squares or figures.
 noun (n.) A duplicate part or copy of an indenture, deed, etc., corresponding with the original; -- now called counterpart.

counterpartnoun (n.) A part corresponding to another part; anything which answers, or corresponds, to another; a copy; a duplicate; a facsimile.
 noun (n.) One of two corresponding copies of an instrument; a duplicate.
 noun (n.) A person who closely resembles another.
 noun (n.) A thing may be applied to another thing so as to fit perfectly, as a seal to its impression; hence, a thing which is adapted to another thing, or which supplements it; that which serves to complete or complement anything; hence, a person or thing having qualities lacking in another; an opposite.

counterpassantadjective (a.) Passant in opposite directions; -- said of two animals.

counterplottingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterplot

counterplotnoun (n.) A plot or artifice opposed to another.
 verb (v. t.) To oppose, as another plot, by plotting; to attempt to frustrate, as a stratagem, by stratagem.

counterpointnoun (n.) An opposite point
 noun (n.) The setting of note against note in harmony; the adding of one or more parts to a given canto fermo or melody
 noun (n.) The art of polyphony, or composite melody, i. e., melody not single, but moving attended by one or more related melodies.
 noun (n.) Music in parts; part writing; harmony; polyphonic music. See Polyphony.
 noun (n.) A coverlet; a cover for a bed, often stitched or broken into squares; a counterpane. See 1st Counterpane.

counterpoisingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterpoise

counterpoisenoun (n.) A weight sufficient to balance another, as in the opposite scale of a balance; an equal weight.
 noun (n.) An equal power or force acting in opposition; a force sufficient to balance another force.
 noun (n.) The relation of two weights or forces which balance each other; equilibrium; equiponderance.
 verb (v. t.) To act against with equal weight; to equal in weight; to balance the weight of; to counterbalance.
 verb (v. t.) To act against with equal power; to balance.

counterpolenoun (n.) The exact opposite.

counterprovingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterprove

counterrolmentnoun (n.) A counter account. See Control.

counterscalenoun (n.) Counterbalance; balance, as of one scale against another.

counterscarfnoun (n.) The exterior slope or wall of the ditch; -- sometimes, the whole covered way, beyond the ditch, with its parapet and glacis; as, the enemy have lodged themselves on the counterscarp.

countersealingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Counterseal

countershaftnoun (n.) An intermediate shaft; esp., one which receives motion from a line shaft in a factory and transmits it to a machine.

countersigningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countersign

countersignadjective (a.) The signature of a secretary or other officer to a writing signed by a principal or superior, to attest its authenticity.
 adjective (a.) A private signal, word, or phrase, which must be given in order to pass a sentry; a watchword.
 verb (v. t.) To sign on the opposite side of (an instrument or writing); hence, to sign in addition to the signature of a principal or superior, in order to attest the authenticity of a writing.

countersinkingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countersink

countersinknoun (n.) An enlargement of the upper part of a hole, forming a cavity or depression for receiving the head of a screw or bolt.
 noun (n.) A drill or cutting tool for countersinking holes.
 verb (v. t.) To chamfer or form a depression around the top of (a hole in wood, metal, etc.) for the reception of the head of a screw or bolt below the surface, either wholly or in part; as, to countersink a hole for a screw.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to sink even with or below the surface; as, to countersink a screw or bolt into woodwork.

counterstandnoun (n.) Resistance; opposition; a stand against.

counterstepnoun (n.) A contrary method of procedure; opposite course of action.

counterstocknoun (n.) See Counterfoil.

counterstrokenoun (n.) A stroke or blow in return.

countersunkadjective (p. p. & a.) Chamfered at the top; -- said of a hole.
 adjective (p. p. & a.) Sunk into a chamfer; as, a countersunk bolt.
 adjective (p. p. & a.) Beveled on the lower side, so as to fit a chamfered countersink; as, a countersunk nailhead.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Countersink

counterswaynoun (n.) A swaying in a contrary direction; an opposing influence.

countertermnoun (n.) A term or word which is the opposite of, or antithesis to, another; an antonym; -- the opposite of synonym; as, "foe" is the counterterm of "friend".

countertimenoun (n.) The resistance of a horse, that interrupts his cadence and the measure of his manege, occasioned by a bad horseman, or the bad temper of the horse.
 noun (n.) Resistance; opposition.

countertrippantadjective (a.) Trippant in opposite directions. See Trippant.

countertrippingadjective (a.) Same as Countertrippant.

counterturnnoun (n.) The critical moment in a play, when, contrary to expectation, the action is embroiled in new difficulties.

countervailingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Countervail

countervailnoun (n.) Power or value sufficient to obviate any effect; equal weight, strength, or value; equivalent; compensation; requital.
 verb (v. t.) To act against with equal force, power, or effect; to thwart or overcome by such action; to furnish an equivalent to or for; to counterbalance; to compensate.

countervallationnoun (n.) See Contravallation.

counterviewnoun (n.) An opposite or opposing view; opposition; a posture in which two persons front each other.
 noun (n.) A position in which two dissimilar things illustrate each other by opposition; contrast.

counter weightnoun (n.) A counterpoise.

countlessadjective (a.) Incapable of being counted; not ascertainable; innumerable.

countournoun (n.) Alt. of Countourhouse

countourhousenoun (n.) A merchant's office; a countinghouse.

countretaillenoun (n.) A counter tally; correspondence (in sound).

countrifiedadjective (p. a.) Having the appearance and manners of a rustic; rude.

countryadjective (a.) Pertaining to the regions remote from a city; rural; rustic; as, a country life; a country town; the country party, as opposed to city.
 adjective (a.) Destitute of refinement; rude; unpolished; rustic; not urbane; as, country manners.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining, or peculiar, to one's own country.
 adverb (adv.) A tract of land; a region; the territory of an independent nation; (as distinguished from any other region, and with a personal pronoun) the region of one's birth, permanent residence, or citizenship.
 adverb (adv.) Rural regions, as opposed to a city or town.
 adverb (adv.) The inhabitants or people of a state or a region; the populace; the public. Hence: (a) One's constituents. (b) The whole body of the electors of state; as, to dissolve Parliament and appeal to the country.
 adverb (adv.) A jury, as representing the citizens of a country.
 adverb (adv.) The inhabitants of the district from which a jury is drawn.
 adverb (adv.) The rock through which a vein runs.

countrymannoun (n.) An inhabitant or native of a region.
 noun (n.) One born in the same country with another; a compatriot; -- used with a possessive pronoun.
 noun (n.) One who dwells in the country, as distinguished from a townsman or an inhabitant of a city; a rustic; a husbandman or farmer.

countrysidenoun (n.) A particular rural district; a country neighborhood.

countrywomannoun (n.) A woman born, or dwelling, in the country, as opposed to the city; a woman born or dwelling in the same country with another native or inhabitant.

countynoun (n.) An earldom; the domain of a count or earl.
 noun (n.) A circuit or particular portion of a state or kingdom, separated from the rest of the territory, for certain purposes in the administration of justice and public affairs; -- called also a shire. See Shire.
 noun (n.) A count; an earl or lord.

counterglownoun (n.) An exceedingly faint roundish or somewhat oblong nebulous light near the ecliptic and opposite the sun, best seen during September and October, when in the constellations Sagittarius and Pisces. Its cause is not yet understood. Called also Gegenschein.


English Words which starts with 'cou' and ends with 'ess':

couchlessadjective (a.) Having no couch or bed.

courageousnessnoun (n.) The quality of being courageous; courage.

courteousnessnoun (n.) The quality of being courteous; politeness; courtesy.

courtlinessnoun (n.) The quality of being courtly; elegance or dignity of manners.

English Words which starts with 'co' and ends with 'ss':

coadjutressnoun (n.) Alt. of Coadjutrix

coarsenessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being coarse; roughness; inelegance; vulgarity; grossness; as, coarseness of food, texture, manners, or language.

coatlessadjective (a.) Not wearing a coat; also, not possessing a coat.

coffinlessadjective (a.) Having no coffin.

cognatenessnoun (n.) The state of being cognate.

coheiressnoun (n.) A female heir who inherits with other heiresses; a joint heiress.

coldnessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being cold.

collateralnessnoun (n.) The state of being collateral.

collectednessnoun (n.) A collected state of the mind; self-possession.

collectivenessnoun (n.) A state of union; mass.

colorlessadjective (a.) Without color; not distinguished by any hue; transparent; as, colorless water.
 adjective (a.) Free from any manifestation of partial or peculiar sentiment or feeling; not disclosing likes, dislikes, prejudice, etc.; as, colorless music; a colorless style; definitions should be colorless.

combativenessnoun (n.) The quality of being combative; propensity to contend or to quarrel.
 noun (n.) A cranial development supposed to indicate a combative disposition.

comblessadjective (a.) Without a comb or crest; as, a combless cock.

combustiblenessnoun (n.) Combustibility.

comelinessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being comely.

comfortablenessnoun (n.) State of being comfortable.

comfortlessadjective (a.) Without comfort or comforts; in want or distress; cheerless.

comfortressnoun (n.) A woman who comforts.

commandressnoun (n.) A woman invested with authority to command.

commensuratenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being commensurate.

commodiousnessnoun (n.) State of being commodious; suitableness for its purpose; convenience; roominess.

commonnessnoun (n.) State or quality of being common or usual; as, the commonness of sunlight.
 noun (n.) Triteness; meanness.

commonplacenessnoun (n.) The quality of being commonplace; commonness.

communicativenessnoun (n.) The quality of being communicative.

commutablenessnoun (n.) The quality of being commutable; interchangeableness.

compactednessnoun (n.) A state of being compact.

compactnessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being compact; close union of parts; density.

companionlessadjective (a.) Without a companion.

compassnoun (n.) A passing round; circuit; circuitous course.
 noun (n.) An inclosing limit; boundary; circumference; as, within the compass of an encircling wall.
 noun (n.) An inclosed space; an area; extent.
 noun (n.) Extent; reach; sweep; capacity; sphere; as, the compass of his eye; the compass of imagination.
 noun (n.) Moderate bounds, limits of truth; moderation; due limits; -- used with within.
 noun (n.) The range of notes, or tones, within the capacity of a voice or instrument.
 noun (n.) An instrument for determining directions upon the earth's surface by means of a magnetized bar or needle turning freely upon a pivot and pointing in a northerly and southerly direction.
 noun (n.) A pair of compasses.
 noun (n.) A circle; a continent.
 verb (v. t.) To go about or entirely round; to make the circuit of.
 verb (v. t.) To inclose on all sides; to surround; to encircle; to environ; to invest; to besiege; -- used with about, round, around, and round about.
 verb (v. t.) To reach round; to circumvent; to get within one's power; to obtain; to accomplish.
 verb (v. t.) To curve; to bend into a circular form.
 verb (v. t.) To purpose; to intend; to imagine; to plot.

compassionatenessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being compassionate.

compasslessadjective (a.) Having no compass.

compatiblenessnoun (n.) Compatibility; consistency; fitness; agreement.

compendiousnessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being compendious.

competitressnoun (n.) A woman who competes.

completenessnoun (n.) The state of being complete.

complexednessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being complex or involved; complication.

complexnessnoun (n.) The state of being complex; complexity.

complicatenessnoun (n.) Complexity.

comprehensiblenessnoun (n.) The quality of being comprehensible; comprehensibility.

comprehensivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being comprehensive; extensiveness of scope.

compressnoun (n.) A folded piece of cloth, pledget of lint, etc., used to cover the dressing of wounds, and so placed as, by the aid of a bandage, to make due pressure on any part.
 verb (v. t.) To press or squeeze together; to force into a narrower compass; to reduce the volume of by pressure; to compact; to condense; as, to compress air or water.
 verb (v. t.) To embrace sexually.

compressiblenessnoun (n.) The quality of being compressible; compressibility.

compunctionlessadjective (a.) Without compunction.

concavenessnoun (n.) Hollowness; concavity.

conceitednessnoun (n.) The state of being conceited; conceit; vanity.

conceitlessadjective (a.) Without wit; stupid.

concentrativenessnoun (n.) The quality of concentrating.
 noun (n.) The faculty or propensity which has to do with concentrating the intellectual the intellectual powers.

concisenessnoun (n.) The quality of being concise.

conclusivenessnoun (n.) The quality of being conclusive; decisiveness.

concretenessnoun (n.) The quality of being concrete.

concupisciblenessnoun (n.) The state of being concupiscible.

concurrentnessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being concurrent; concurrence.

condignnessnoun (n.) Agreeableness to deserts; suitableness.

conduciblenessnoun (n.) Quality of being conducible.

conducivenessnoun (n.) The quality of conducing.

conductressnoun (n.) A woman who leads or directs; a directress.

confidentnessnoun (n.) The quality of being confident.

confinelessadjective (a.) Without limitation or end; boundless.

confirmednessnoun (n.) A fixed state.

conformablenessnoun (n.) The quality of being conformable; conformability.

confoundednessnoun (n.) The state of being confounded.

confusednessnoun (n.) A state of confusion.

congealednessnoun (n.) The state of being congealed.

congenialnessnoun (n.) Congeniality.

congressnoun (n.) A meeting of individuals, whether friendly or hostile; an encounter.
 noun (n.) A sudden encounter; a collision; a shock; -- said of things.
 noun (n.) The coming together of a male and female in sexual commerce; the act of coition.
 noun (n.) A gathering or assembly; a conference.
 noun (n.) A formal assembly, as of princes, deputies, representatives, envoys, or commissioners; esp., a meeting of the representatives of several governments or societies to consider and determine matters of common interest.
 noun (n.) The collective body of senators and representatives of the people of a nation, esp. of a republic, constituting the chief legislative body of the nation.
 noun (n.) The lower house of the Spanish Cortes, the members of which are elected for three years.

conicalnessnoun (n.) State or quality of being conical.

conjointnessnoun (n.) The quality of being conjoint.

conjunctivenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being conjunctive.

connaturalnessnoun (n.) Participation of the same nature; natural union.

conqueressnoun (n.) A woman who conquers.

consciencelessadjective (a.) Without conscience; indifferent to conscience; unscrupulous.

conscientiousnessnoun (n.) The quality of being conscientious; a scrupulous regard to the dictates of conscience.

conscionablenessnoun (n.) The quality of being conscionable; reasonableness.

consciousnessnoun (n.) The state of being conscious; knowledge of one's own existence, condition, sensations, mental operations, acts, etc.
 noun (n.) Immediate knowledge or perception of the presence of any object, state, or sensation. See the Note under Attention.
 noun (n.) Feeling, persuasion, or expectation; esp., inward sense of guilt or innocence.

consecutivenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being consecutive.

consequentialnessnoun (n.) The quality of being consequential.

conservativenessadjective (a.) The quality of being conservative.

considerablenessnoun (n.) Worthiness of consideration; dignity; value; size; amount.

consonantnessnoun (n.) The quality or condition of being consonant, agreeable, or consistent.

constablessnoun (n.) The wife of a constable.

constructivenessnoun (n.) Tendency or ability to form or construct.
 noun (n.) The faculty which enables one to construct, as in mechanical, artistic, or literary matters.

consumptivenessnoun (n.) A state of being consumptive, or a tendency to a consumption.

contagiousnessnoun (n.) Quality of being contagious.

contemplativenessnoun (n.) The state of being contemplative; thoughtfulness.

contemporarinessnoun (n.) Existence at the same time; contemporaneousness.

contemptiblenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being contemptible, or of being despised.

contemptuousnessnoun (n.) Disposition to or manifestion of contempt; insolence; haughtiness.

contendressnoun (n.) A female contestant.

contentlessadjective (a.) Discontented; dissatisfied.

contingentnessnoun (n.) The state of being contingent; fortuitousness.

contrabassnoun (n.) Double bass; -- applied to any instrument of the same deep range as the stringed double bass; as, the contrabass ophicleide; the contrabass tuba or bombardon.
 noun (n.) The lowest stringed instrument of the violin family.

contractednessnoun (n.) The state of being contracted; narrowness; meanness; selfishness.

contractiblenessnoun (n.) Contractibility.

contradictorinessnoun (n.) The quality of being contradictory; opposition; inconsistency.

contrarinessnoun (n.) state or quality of being contrary; opposition; inconsistency; contrariety; perverseness; obstinacy.

contritenessnoun (n.) Deep sorrow and penitence for sin; contrition.