Name Report For First Name ARE:


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

Rhymes with ARE - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming ARE


aret areebah marenka margarethe marelda anaxarete arene arete arethusa aretina taree floarea margareta amare aren el-marees fareed farees shareek barend karel carelton ares briareus cesare obiareus pandareos tyndareus zarek jared baldassare mareo taregan rares andsware areille arela arelis arella areta aretha areyanna caree caress caressa caresse carey charee clare claressa clareta clarette dareen darelene darelle darena darerca desaree ettare faren kareena karen karenza kesare lareina larena mare mareesa maren margaret nareen nareena nareene nareesa vared adare arend carel dareau darel daren darence gare gared garet gareth garett hareleah jarel jarell jaren jareth jarett kareef kareem kildare larenzo maclaren marek shareef tarek tareq tharen vareck varek ware waren warenhari yarema yaremka zared harel caseareo caesare wareine vare harelea harelache carew tareef fareeq trillare marea arena shareefa kareema fareeha fareeda shunnareh claresta hare delmare jarek maree darek garey garen laren marella

NAMES RHYMING WITH ARE (According to last letters):

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

ebiere balere deirdre hannelore aure kore magaere pleasure terpsichore nyasore zere alexandre bedivere bellangere brangore saffire elidure moore gaothaire giollamhuire isidore macaire imre gilmore petre aedre aefre allaire amalure andere asthore audre aurore azzure baibre blaire ceire chere claire conchobarre dechtire dedre deidre desire desyre diandre diedre dierdre dore eastre eleonore eostre genevre guenevere guinevere gwenevere hilaire honore idurre izarre laire legarre lenore lore maire muire niaire pipere quinevere richere sapphire valere aegelmaere aethelmaere aghamore ainmire alistaire alixandre andre archere atmore attmore aundre avonmore azhaire backstere baldhere balgaire ballinamore barre beceere bemeere beore brewstere briggere bryggere burghere cairbre caldre cartere

NAMES RHYMING WITH ARE (According to first letters):

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

ara arabella araceli aracelia aracely arachne araina aralt aram arama araminta araminte aramis aranck aranka ararinda araseli arav arawn arber arcadia arcas arcelia arcene archaimbaud archambault archard archemorus archenhaud archer archerd archibald archibaldo archie archimbald arcilla arda ardagh ardal ardala ardaleah ardath ardeen ardel ardelia ardell ardella ardelle arden ardena ardene ardi ardine ardith ardkill ardleig ardleigh ardley ardolf ardolph ardon ardra ardwolf ardy ardyne ardys arfan argante argi argia argie argo argos argus argyle ari aria ariadna ariadne arian ariana ariane arianell arianna arianrod aric aricela arick aridatha arie ariel ariela ariele ariella arielle ariellel arienh aries arietta ariette


First Names which starts with 'a' and ends with 'e':

aase abame abarrane abbie abbigale abebe abegayle abeque able ace aceline adalene adalie adalwine addaneye addergoole addie ade adelaide adele adelheide adeline adelise adelle adelyte adene adenne adette adibe adilene adine adne adorlee adriane adrianne adrie adriene adrienne aeccestane aelfdane aelfdene aelfwine aelle aerlene aescwine aesoburne aethe aethelhere aethelwine aethelwyne afrodille agate agathe agaue agave age aggie aglarale agnese agurtzane agustine ahane ahave ahelie aherne ahote aibne aife aiglentine ailbe ailbhe aileene ailise ailse ailsie aimee aine ainslee ainslie aintzane airdsgainne aithne ajanae akibe akintunde akinwole akule al-fadee al-hadiye alacoque alaine alane alarice alastrine alayne albe albertine albertyne alcippe alcmene

English Words Rhyming ARE


antaresnoun (n.) The principal star in Scorpio: -- called also the Scorpion's Heart.

aparejonoun (n.) A kind of pack saddle used in the American military service and among the Spanish Americans. It is made of leather stuffed with hay, moss, or the like.

apparelnoun (n.) External clothing; vesture; garments; dress; garb; external habiliments or array.
 noun (n.) A small ornamental piece of embroidery worn on albs and some other ecclesiastical vestments.
 noun (n.) The furniture of a ship, as masts, sails, rigging, anchors, guns, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To make or get (something) ready; to prepare.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish with apparatus; to equip; to fit out.
 verb (v. t.) To dress or clothe; to attire.
 verb (v. t.) To dress with external ornaments; to cover with something ornamental; to deck; to embellish; as, trees appareled with flowers, or a garden with verdure.

apparelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Apparel

apparencenoun (n.) Appearance.

apparencynoun (n.) Appearance.
 noun (n.) Apparentness; state of being apparent.
 noun (n.) The position of being heir apparent.

apparentnoun (n.) An heir apparent.
 adjective (a.) Capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to the eye; within sight or view.
 adjective (a.) Clear or manifest to the understanding; plain; evident; obvious; known; palpable; indubitable.
 adjective (a.) Appearing to the eye or mind (distinguished from, but not necessarily opposed to, true or real); seeming; as the apparent motion or diameter of the sun.

apparentnessnoun (n.) Plainness to the eye or the mind; visibleness; obviousness.

appearernoun (n.) One who appears.

aquarellenoun (n.) A design or painting in thin transparent water colors; also, the mode of painting in such colors.

aquarellistnoun (n.) A painter in thin transparent water colors.

arenoun (n.) The unit of superficial measure, being a square of which each side is ten meters in length; 100 square meters, or about 119.6 square yards.
  () The present indicative plural of the substantive verb to be; but etymologically a different word from be, or was. Am, art, are, and is, all come from the root as.

areanoun (n.) Any plane surface, as of the floor of a room or church, or of the ground within an inclosure; an open space in a building.
 noun (n.) The inclosed space on which a building stands.
 noun (n.) The sunken space or court, giving ingress and affording light to the basement of a building.
 noun (n.) An extent of surface; a tract of the earth's surface; a region; as, vast uncultivated areas.
 noun (n.) The superficial contents of any figure; the surface included within any given lines; superficial extent; as, the area of a square or a triangle.
 noun (n.) A spot or small marked space; as, the germinative area.
 noun (n.) Extent; scope; range; as, a wide area of thought.

arealadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to an area; as, areal interstices (the areas or spaces inclosed by the reticulate vessels of leaves).

arecanoun (n.) A genus of palms, one species of which produces the areca nut, or betel nut, which is chewed in India with the leaf of the Piper Betle and lime.

arefactionnoun (n.) The act of drying, or the state of growing dry.

arenanoun (n.) The area in the central part of an amphitheater, in which the gladiators fought and other shows were exhibited; -- so called because it was covered with sand.
 noun (n.) Any place of public contest or exertion; any sphere of action; as, the arenaof debate; the arena of life.
 noun (n.) "Sand" or "gravel" in the kidneys.

arenaceousadjective (a.) Sandy or consisting largely of sand; of the nature of sand; easily disintegrating into sand; friable; as, arenaceous limestone.

arenariousadjective (a.) Sandy; as, arenarious soil.

arenationnoun (n.) A sand bath; application of hot sand to the body.

arendatornoun (n.) In some provinces of Russia, one who farms the rents or revenues.

arengnoun (n.) Alt. of Arenga

arenganoun (n.) A palm tree (Saguerus saccharifer) which furnishes sago, wine, and fibers for ropes; the gomuti palm.

arenicolitenoun (n.) An ancient wormhole in sand, preserved in the rocks.

areniliticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to sandstone; as, arenilitic mountains.

arenoseadjective (a.) Sandy; full of sand.

arenulousadjective (a.) Full of fine sand; like sand.

areolanoun (n.) An interstice or small space, as between the cracks of the surface in certain crustaceous lichens; or as between the fibers composing organs or vessels that interlace; or as between the nervures of an insect's wing.
 noun (n.) The colored ring around the nipple, or around a vesicle or pustule.

areolaradjective (a.) Pertaining to, or like, an areola; filled with interstices or areolae.

areolateadjective (a.) Alt. of Areolated

areolatedadjective (a.) Divided into small spaces or areolations, as the wings of insects, the leaves of plants, or the receptacle of compound flowers.

areolationnoun (n.) Division into areolae.
 noun (n.) Any small space, bounded by some part different in color or structure, as the spaces bounded by the nervures of the wings of insects, or those by the veins of leaves; an areola.

areolenoun (n.) Same as Areola.

areoletnoun (n.) A small inclosed area; esp. one of the small spaces on the wings of insects, circumscribed by the veins.

areometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the specific gravity of fluids; a form hydrometer.

areometricadjective (a.) Alt. of Areometrical

areometricaladjective (a.) Pertaining to, or measured by, an areometer.

areometrynoun (n.) The art or process of measuring the specific gravity of fluids.

areopagistnoun (n.) See Areopagite.

areopagitenoun (n.) A member of the Areopagus.

areopagiticadjective (a.) Pertaining to the Areopagus.

areopagusnoun (n.) The highest judicial court at Athens. Its sessions were held on Mars' Hill. Hence, any high court or tribunal

areostylenoun (a. & n.) See Intercolumniation, and Araeostyle.

areosystylenoun (a. & n.) See Intercolumniation, and Araeosystyle.

arestnoun (n.) A support for the spear when couched for the attack.

aretaicsnoun (n.) The ethical theory which excludes all relations between virtue and happiness; the science of virtue; -- contrasted with eudemonics.

aretologynoun (n.) That part of moral philosophy which treats of virtue, its nature, and the means of attaining to it.

awareadjective (a.) Watchful; vigilant or on one's guard against danger or difficulty.
 adjective (a.) Apprised; informed; cognizant; conscious; as, he was aware of the enemy's designs.

aretenoun (n.) An acute and rugged crest of a mountain range or a subsidiary ridge between two mountain gorges.

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

Rhyming Words According to Last 2 Letters (re) - English Words That Ends with re:

abaturenoun (n.) Grass and sprigs beaten or trampled down by a stag passing through them.

abbreviaturenoun (n.) An abbreviation; an abbreviated state or form.
 noun (n.) An abridgment; a compendium or abstract.

acclimaturenoun (n.) The act of acclimating, or the state of being acclimated.

acrenoun (n.) Any field of arable or pasture land.
 noun (n.) A piece of land, containing 160 square rods, or 4,840 square yards, or 43,560 square feet. This is the English statute acre. That of the United States is the same. The Scotch acre was about 1.26 of the English, and the Irish 1.62 of the English.

acrospirenoun (n.) The sprout at the end of a seed when it begins to germinate; the plumule in germination; -- so called from its spiral form.
 verb (v. i.) To put forth the first sprout.

acrosporenoun (n.) A spore borne at the extremity of the cells of fructification in fungi.

actinomerenoun (n.) One of the radial segments composing the body of one of the Coelenterata.

acturenoun (n.) Action.

acupressurenoun (n.) A mode of arresting hemorrhage resulting from wounds or surgical operations, by passing under the divided vessel a needle, the ends of which are left exposed externally on the cutaneous surface.

acupuncturenoun (n.) Pricking with a needle; a needle prick.
 noun (n.) The insertion of needles into the living tissues for remedial purposes.
 verb (v. t.) To treat with acupuncture.

adipocerenoun (n.) A soft, unctuous, or waxy substance, of a light brown color, into which the fat and muscle tissue of dead bodies sometimes are converted, by long immersion in water or by burial in moist places. It is a result of fatty degeneration.

adjudicaturenoun (n.) Adjudication.

admixturenoun (n.) The act of mixing; mixture.
 noun (n.) The compound formed by mixing different substances together.
 noun (n.) That which is mixed with anything.

adventurenoun (n.) That which happens without design; chance; hazard; hap; hence, chance of danger or loss.
 noun (n.) Risk; danger; peril.
 noun (n.) The encountering of risks; hazardous and striking enterprise; a bold undertaking, in which hazards are to be encountered, and the issue is staked upon unforeseen events; a daring feat.
 noun (n.) A remarkable occurrence; a striking event; a stirring incident; as, the adventures of one's life.
 noun (n.) A mercantile or speculative enterprise of hazard; a venture; a shipment by a merchant on his own account.
 noun (n.) To risk, or hazard; jeopard; to venture.
 noun (n.) To venture upon; to run the risk of; to dare.
 verb (v. i.) To try the chance; to take the risk.

aerospherenoun (n.) The atmosphere.

affixturenoun (n.) The act of affixing, or the state of being affixed; attachment.

agriculturenoun (n.) The art or science of cultivating the ground, including the harvesting of crops, and the rearing and management of live stock; tillage; husbandry; farming.

aigreadjective (a.) Sour.

aigremorenoun (n.) Charcoal prepared for making powder.

alamirenoun (n.) The lowest note but one in Guido Aretino's scale of music.

albacorenoun (n.) See Albicore.

albicorenoun (n.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family, esp. Orcynus alalonga. One species (Orcynus thynnus), common in the Mediterranean and Atlantic, is called in New England the horse mackerel; the tunny.

alcoholaturenoun (n.) An alcoholic tincture prepared with fresh plants.

allurenoun (n.) Allurement.
 noun (n.) Gait; bearing.
 verb (v. t.) To attempt to draw; to tempt by a lure or bait, that is, by the offer of some good, real or apparent; to invite by something flattering or acceptable; to entice; to attract.

alurenoun (n.) A walk or passage; -- applied to passages of various kinds.

amperenoun (n.) Alt. of Ampere
 noun (n.) The unit of electric current; -- defined by the International Electrical Congress in 1893 and by U. S. Statute as, one tenth of the unit of current of the C. G. S. system of electro-magnetic units, or the practical equivalent of the unvarying current which, when passed through a standard solution of nitrate of silver in water, deposits silver at the rate of 0.001118 grams per second. Called also the international ampere.

amphitheatrenoun (n.) An oval or circular building with rising tiers of seats about an open space called the arena.
 noun (n.) Anything resembling an amphitheater in form; as, a level surrounded by rising slopes or hills, or a rising gallery in a theater.

androphorenoun (n.) A support or column on which stamens are raised.
 noun (n.) The part which in some Siphonophora bears the male gonophores.

androsporenoun (n.) A spore of some algae, which has male functions.

anfracturenoun (n.) A mazy winding.

anoplotherenoun (n.) Alt. of Anoplotherium

antestaturenoun (n.) A small intrenchment or work of palisades, or of sacks of earth.

anthophorenoun (n.) The stipe when developed into an internode between calyx and corolla, as in the Pink family.

antimerenoun (n.) One of the two halves of bilaterally symmetrical animals; one of any opposite symmetrical or homotypic parts in animals and plants.

antrenoun (n.) A cavern.

aperturenoun (n.) The act of opening.
 noun (n.) An opening; an open space; a gap, cleft, or chasm; a passage perforated; a hole; as, an aperture in a wall.
 noun (n.) The diameter of the exposed part of the object glass of a telescope or other optical instrument; as, a telescope of four-inch aperture.

apiculturenoun (n.) Rearing of bees for their honey and wax.

aplustrenoun (n.) An ornamental appendage of wood at the ship's stern, usually spreading like a fan and curved like a bird's feather.

aquapuncturenoun (n.) The introduction of water subcutaneously for the relief of pain.

arboriculturenoun (n.) The cultivation of trees and shrubs, chiefly for timber or for ornamental purposes.

architecturenoun (n.) The art or science of building; especially, the art of building houses, churches, bridges, and other structures, for the purposes of civil life; -- often called civil architecture.
 noun (n.) Construction, in a more general sense; frame or structure; workmanship.

armaturenoun (n.) Armor; whatever is worn or used for the protection and defense of the body, esp. the protective outfit of some animals and plants.
 noun (n.) A piece of soft iron used to connect the two poles of a magnet, or electro-magnet, in order to complete the circuit, or to receive and apply the magnetic force. In the ordinary horseshoe magnet, it serves to prevent the dissipation of the magnetic force.
 noun (n.) Iron bars or framing employed for the consolidation of a building, as in sustaining slender columns, holding up canopies, etc.
 noun (n.) That part of a dynamo or electric generator or of an electric motor in which a current is induced by a relatively moving magnetic field. The armature usually consists of a series of coils or groups of insulated conductors surrounding a core of iron.

armurenoun (n.) Armor.
 noun (n.) A variety of twilled fabric ribbed on the surface.

arrastrenoun (n.) A rude apparatus for pulverizing ores, esp. those containing free gold.

arrierenoun (n.) "That which is behind"; the rear; -- chiefly used as an adjective in the sense of behind, rear, subordinate.

arthromerenoun (n.) One of the body segments of Arthropods. See Arthrostraca.

ascosporenoun (n.) One of the spores contained in the asci of lichens and fungi. [See Illust. of Ascus.]

aspirenoun (n.) Aspiration.
 verb (v. t.) To desire with eagerness; to seek to attain something high or great; to pant; to long; -- followed by to or after, and rarely by at; as, to aspire to a crown; to aspire after immorality.
 verb (v. t.) To rise; to ascend; to tower; to soar.
 verb (v. t.) To aspire to; to long for; to try to reach; to mount to.

atmospherenoun (n.) The whole mass of aeriform fluid surrounding the earth; -- applied also to the gaseous envelope of any celestial orb, or other body; as, the atmosphere of Mars.
 noun (n.) Any gaseous envelope or medium.
 noun (n.) A supposed medium around various bodies; as, electrical atmosphere, a medium formerly supposed to surround electrical bodies.
 noun (n.) The pressure or weight of the air at the sea level, on a unit of surface, or about 14.7 Ibs. to the sq. inch.
 noun (n.) Any surrounding or pervading influence or condition.
 noun (n.) The portion of air in any locality, or affected by a special physical or sanitary condition; as, the atmosphere of the room; a moist or noxious atmosphere.

attainturenoun (n.) Attainder; disgrace.

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

Rhyming Words According to First 2 Letters (ar) - Words That Begins with ar:

arnottonoun (n.) A red or yellowish-red dyeing material, prepared from the pulp surrounding the seeds of a tree (Bixa orellana) belonging to the tropical regions of America. It is used for coloring cheese, butter, etc.
 noun (n.) Same as Annotto.

aranoun (n.) The Altar; a southern constellation, south of the tail of the Scorpion.
 noun (n.) A name of the great blue and yellow macaw (Ara ararauna), native of South America.

arabnoun (n.) One of a swarthy race occupying Arabia, and numerous in Syria, Northern Africa, etc.

arabesquenoun (n.) A style of ornamentation either painted, inlaid, or carved in low relief. It consists of a pattern in which plants, fruits, foliage, etc., as well as figures of men and animals, real or imaginary, are fantastically interlaced or put together.
 adjective (a.) Arabian.
 adjective (a.) Relating to, or exhibiting, the style of ornament called arabesque; as, arabesque frescoes.

arabesquedadjective (a.) Ornamented in the style of arabesques.

arabiannoun (n.) A native of Arabia; an Arab.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Arabia or its inhabitants.

arabicnoun (n.) The language of the Arabians.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Arabia or the Arabians.

arabicaladjective (a.) Relating to Arabia; Arabic.

arabinnoun (n.) A carbohydrate, isomeric with cane sugar, contained in gum arabic, from which it is extracted as a white, amorphous substance.
 noun (n.) Mucilage, especially that made of gum arabic.

arabinosenoun (n.) A sugar of the composition C5H10O5, obtained from cherry gum by boiling it with dilute sulphuric acid.

arabismnoun (n.) An Arabic idiom peculiarly of language.

arabistnoun (n.) One well versed in the Arabic language or literature; also, formerly, one who followed the Arabic system of surgery.

arablenoun (n.) Arable land; plow land.
 adjective (a.) Fit for plowing or tillage; -- hence, often applied to land which has been plowed or tilled.

arabynoun (n.) The country of Arabia.

aracanesenoun (n. sing. & pl.) A native or natives of Aracan.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Aracan, a province of British Burmah.

aracarinoun (n.) A South American bird, of the genus Pleroglossius, allied to the toucans. There are several species.

araceousadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to an order of plants, of which the genus Arum is the type.

arachnidnoun (n.) An arachnidan.

arachnidanoun (n. pl.) One of the classes of Arthropoda. See Illustration in Appendix.

arachnidannoun (n.) One of the Arachnida.

arachnidialadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Arachnida.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to the arachnidium.

arachnidiumnoun (n.) The glandular organ in which the material for the web of spiders is secreted.

arachnitisnoun (n.) Inflammation of the arachnoid membrane.

arachnoidnoun (n.) The arachnoid membrane.
 noun (n.) One of the Arachnoidea.
 adjective (a.) Resembling a spider's web; cobweblike.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to a thin membrane of the brain and spinal cord, between the dura mater and pia mater.
 adjective (a.) Covered with, or composed of, soft, loose hairs or fibers, so as to resemble a cobweb; cobwebby.

arachnoidaladjective (a.) Pertaining to the arachnoid membrane; arachnoid.

arachnoideanoun (n. pl.) Same as Arachnida.

arachnologicaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to arachnology.

arachnologistnoun (n.) One who is versed in, or studies, arachnology.

arachnologynoun (n.) The department of zoology which treats of spiders and other Arachnida.

araeostylenoun (a. & n.) See Intercolumniation.

araeosystylenoun (a. & n.) See Intercolumniation.

aragonesenoun (n. sing. & pl.) A native or natives of Aragon, in Spain.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Aragon, in Spain, or to its inhabitants.

aragonitenoun (n.) A mineral identical in composition with calcite or carbonate of lime, but differing from it in its crystalline form and some of its physical characters.

araguatonoun (n.) A South American monkey, the ursine howler (Mycetes ursinus). See Howler, n., 2.

araknoun (n.) Same as Arrack.

aramaeanadjective (a.) Alt. of Aramean

arameannoun (n.) A native of Aram.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Syrians and Chaldeans, or to their language; Aramaic.

aramaicnoun (n.) The Aramaic language.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to Aram, or to the territory, inhabitants, language, or literature of Syria and Mesopotamia; Aramaean; -- specifically applied to the northern branch of the Semitic family of languages, including Syriac and Chaldee.

aramaismnoun (n.) An idiom of the Aramaic.

araneidanoun (n. pl.) Alt. of Araneoidea

araneoideanoun (n. pl.) See Araneina.

araneidannoun (n.) One of the Araneina; a spider.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Araneina or spiders.

araneiformadjective (a.) Having the form of a spider.

araneinanoun (n. pl.) The order of Arachnida that includes the spiders.

araneoseadjective (a.) Of the aspect of a spider's web; arachnoid.

araneousadjective (a.) Cobweblike; extremely thin and delicate, like a cobweb; as, the araneous membrane of the eye. See Arachnoid.

arangonoun (n.) A bead of rough carnelian. Arangoes were formerly imported from Bombay for use in the African slave trade.

arapaimanoun (n.) A large fresh-water food fish of South America.

araranoun (n.) The palm (or great black) cockatoo, of Australia (Microglossus aterrimus).

arationnoun (n.) Plowing; tillage.


English Words which starts with 'a' and ends with 'e':

abaisancenoun (n.) Obeisance.

abalonenoun (n.) A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.

abandoneenoun (n.) One to whom anything is legally abandoned.

abaseadjective (a.) To lower or depress; to throw or cast down; as, to abase the eye.
 adjective (a.) To cast down or reduce low or lower, as in rank, office, condition in life, or estimation of worthiness; to depress; to humble; to degrade.

abatableadjective (a.) Capable of being abated; as, an abatable writ or nuisance.

abatenoun (n.) Abatement.
 verb (v. t.) To beat down; to overthrow.
 verb (v. t.) To bring down or reduce from a higher to a lower state, number, or degree; to lessen; to diminish; to contract; to moderate; to cut short; as, to abate a demand; to abate pride, zeal, hope.
 verb (v. t.) To deduct; to omit; as, to abate something from a price.
 verb (v. t.) To blunt.
 verb (v. t.) To reduce in estimation; to deprive.
 verb (v. t.) To bring entirely down or put an end to; to do away with; as, to abate a nuisance, to abate a writ.
 verb (v. t.) To diminish; to reduce. Legacies are liable to be abated entirely or in proportion, upon a deficiency of assets.
 verb (v. t.) To decrease, or become less in strength or violence; as, pain abates, a storm abates.
 verb (v. t.) To be defeated, or come to naught; to fall through; to fail; as, a writ abates.

abaxileadjective (a.) Away from the axis or central line; eccentric.

abbenoun (n.) The French word answering to the English abbot, the head of an abbey; but commonly a title of respect given in France to every one vested with the ecclesiastical habit or dress.

abbreviatenoun (n.) An abridgment.
 adjective (a.) Abbreviated; abridged; shortened.
 adjective (a.) Having one part relatively shorter than another or than the ordinary type.
 verb (v. t.) To make briefer; to shorten; to abridge; to reduce by contraction or omission, especially of words written or spoken.
 verb (v. t.) To reduce to lower terms, as a fraction.

abderitenoun (n.) An inhabitant of Abdera, in Thrace.

abdicableadjective (a.) Capable of being abdicated.

abdicativeadjective (a.) Causing, or implying, abdication.

abditiveadjective (a.) Having the quality of hiding.

abearancenoun (n.) Behavior.

abelenoun (n.) The white poplar (Populus alba).

abelitenoun (n.) Alt. of Abelonian

aberrancenoun (n.) Alt. of Aberrancy

abeyancenoun (n.) Expectancy; condition of being undetermined.
 noun (n.) Suspension; temporary suppression.

abhominableadjective (a.) Abominable.

abhorrencenoun (n.) Extreme hatred or detestation; the feeling of utter dislike.

abhorribleadjective (a.) Detestable.

abidancenoun (n.) The state of abiding; abode; continuance; compliance (with).

abietenenoun (n.) A volatile oil distilled from the resin or balsam of the nut pine (Pinus sabiniana) of California.

abietinenoun (n.) A resinous obtained from Strasburg turpentine or Canada balsam. It is without taste or smell, is insoluble in water, but soluble in alcohol (especially at the boiling point), in strong acetic acid, and in ether.

abietitenoun (n.) A substance resembling mannite, found in the needles of the common silver fir of Europe (Abies pectinata).

abimenoun (n.) Alt. of Abyme

abymenoun (n.) A abyss.

abirritativeadjective (a.) Characterized by abirritation or debility.

abjunctiveadjective (a.) Exceptional.

ablativeadjective (a.) Taking away or removing.
 adjective (a.) Applied to one of the cases of the noun in Latin and some other languages, -- the fundamental meaning of the case being removal, separation, or taking away.
  () The ablative case.

ableadjective (a.) To make able; to enable; to strengthen.
 adjective (a.) To vouch for.
 superlative (superl.) Fit; adapted; suitable.
 superlative (superl.) Having sufficient power, strength, force, skill, means, or resources of any kind to accomplish the object; possessed of qualifications rendering competent for some end; competent; qualified; capable; as, an able workman, soldier, seaman, a man able to work; a mind able to reason; a person able to be generous; able to endure pain; able to play on a piano.
 superlative (superl.) Specially: Having intellectual qualifications, or strong mental powers; showing ability or skill; talented; clever; powerful; as, the ablest man in the senate; an able speech.
 superlative (superl.) Legally qualified; possessed of legal competence; as, able to inherit or devise property.

ablegatenoun (n.) A representative of the pope charged with important commissions in foreign countries, one of his duties being to bring to a newly named cardinal his insignia of office.
 verb (v. t.) To send abroad.

abnegativeadjective (a.) Denying; renouncing; negative.

abodancenoun (n.) An omen; a portending.

abodenoun (n.) Act of waiting; delay.
 noun (n.) Stay or continuance in a place; sojourn.
 noun (n.) Place of continuance, or where one dwells; abiding place; residence; a dwelling; a habitation.
 verb (v. t.) An omen.
 verb (v. t.) To bode; to foreshow.
 verb (v. i.) To be ominous.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Abide
  () pret. of Abide.

abolishableadjective (a.) Capable of being abolished.

abominableadjective (a.) Worthy of, or causing, abhorrence, as a thing of evil omen; odious in the utmost degree; very hateful; detestable; loathsome; execrable.
 adjective (a.) Excessive; large; -- used as an intensive.

aborsiveadjective (a.) Abortive.

aborticidenoun (n.) The act of destroying a fetus in the womb; feticide.

abortivenoun (n.) That which is born or brought forth prematurely; an abortion.
 noun (n.) A fruitless effort or issue.
 noun (n.) A medicine to which is attributed the property of causing abortion.
 verb (v.) Produced by abortion; born prematurely; as, an abortive child.
 verb (v.) Made from the skin of a still-born animal; as, abortive vellum.
 verb (v.) Rendering fruitless or ineffectual.
 verb (v.) Coming to naught; failing in its effect; miscarrying; fruitless; unsuccessful; as, an abortive attempt.
 verb (v.) Imperfectly formed or developed; rudimentary; sterile; as, an abortive organ, stamen, ovule, etc.
 verb (v.) Causing abortion; as, abortive medicines.
 verb (v.) Cutting short; as, abortive treatment of typhoid fever.

abranchiateadjective (a.) Without gills.

abraseadjective (a.) Rubbed smooth.

abrasiveadjective (a.) Producing abrasion.

abrogableadjective (a.) Capable of being abrogated.

abrogateadjective (a.) Abrogated; abolished.
 verb (v. t.) To annul by an authoritative act; to abolish by the authority of the maker or his successor; to repeal; -- applied to the repeal of laws, decrees, ordinances, the abolition of customs, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To put an end to; to do away with.

abrogativeadjective (a.) Tending or designed to abrogate; as, an abrogative law.

abscondencenoun (n.) Fugitive concealment; secret retirement; hiding.

absencenoun (n.) A state of being absent or withdrawn from a place or from companionship; -- opposed to presence.
 noun (n.) Want; destitution; withdrawal.
 noun (n.) Inattention to things present; abstraction (of mind); as, absence of mind.

absenteenoun (n.) One who absents himself from his country, office, post, or duty; especially, a landholder who lives in another country or district than that where his estate is situated; as, an Irish absentee.

absinthatenoun (n.) A combination of absinthic acid with a base or positive radical.

absinthenoun (n.) The plant absinthium or common wormwood.
 noun (n.) A strong spirituous liqueur made from wormwood and brandy or alcohol.

absistencenoun (n.) A standing aloof.

absolutenoun (n.) In a plane, the two imaginary circular points at infinity; in space of three dimensions, the imaginary circle at infinity.
 adjective (a.) Loosed from any limitation or condition; uncontrolled; unrestricted; unconditional; as, absolute authority, monarchy, sovereignty, an absolute promise or command; absolute power; an absolute monarch.
 adjective (a.) Complete in itself; perfect; consummate; faultless; as, absolute perfection; absolute beauty.
 adjective (a.) Viewed apart from modifying influences or without comparison with other objects; actual; real; -- opposed to relative and comparative; as, absolute motion; absolute time or space.
 adjective (a.) Loosed from, or unconnected by, dependence on any other being; self-existent; self-sufficing.
 adjective (a.) Capable of being thought or conceived by itself alone; unconditioned; non-relative.
 adjective (a.) Positive; clear; certain; not doubtful.
 adjective (a.) Authoritative; peremptory.
 adjective (a.) Pure; unmixed; as, absolute alcohol.
 adjective (a.) Not immediately dependent on the other parts of the sentence in government; as, the case absolute. See Ablative absolute, under Ablative.

absolvableadjective (a.) That may be absolved.

absorbableadjective (a.) Capable of being absorbed or swallowed up.

absorptiveadjective (a.) Having power, capacity, or tendency to absorb or imbibe.

abstersivenoun (n.) Something cleansing.
 adjective (a.) Cleansing; purging.

abstinencenoun (n.) The act or practice of abstaining; voluntary forbearance of any action, especially the refraining from an indulgence of appetite, or from customary gratifications of animal or sensual propensities. Specifically, the practice of abstaining from intoxicating beverages, -- called also total abstinence.
 noun (n.) The practice of self-denial by depriving one's self of certain kinds of food or drink, especially of meat.

abstractiveadjective (a.) Having the power of abstracting; of an abstracting nature.

abstruseadjective (a.) Concealed or hidden out of the way.
 adjective (a.) Remote from apprehension; difficult to be comprehended or understood; recondite; as, abstruse learning.

abundancenoun (n.) An overflowing fullness; ample sufficiency; great plenty; profusion; copious supply; superfluity; wealth: -- strictly applicable to quantity only, but sometimes used of number.

abusableadjective (a.) That may be abused.

abusagenoun (n.) Abuse.

abusiveadjective (a.) Wrongly used; perverted; misapplied.
 adjective (a.) Given to misusing; also, full of abuses.
 adjective (a.) Practicing abuse; prone to ill treat by coarse, insulting words or by other ill usage; as, an abusive author; an abusive fellow.
 adjective (a.) Containing abuse, or serving as the instrument of abuse; vituperative; reproachful; scurrilous.
 adjective (a.) Tending to deceive; fraudulent; cheating.

acacinenoun (n.) Gum arabic.

academenoun (n.) An academy.

acalephaenoun (n. pl.) A group of Coelenterata, including the Medusae or jellyfishes, and hydroids; -- so called from the stinging power they possess. Sometimes called sea nettles.

acalycineadjective (a.) Alt. of Acalysinous

acanthineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the plant acanthus.

acarineadjective (a.) Of or caused by acari or mites; as, acarine diseases.

acaudateadjective (a.) Tailless.

acaulineadjective (a.) Same as Acaulescent.

acauloseadjective (a.) Alt. of Acaulous

accedencenoun (n.) The act of acceding.

accelerativeadjective (a.) Relating to acceleration; adding to velocity; quickening.

accendibleadjective (a.) Capable of being inflamed or kindled; combustible; inflammable.

accentuableadjective (a.) Capable of being accented.

acceptableadjective (a.) Capable, worthy, or sure of being accepted or received with pleasure; pleasing to a receiver; gratifying; agreeable; welcome; as, an acceptable present, one acceptable to us.

acceptancenoun (n.) The act of accepting; a receiving what is offered, with approbation, satisfaction, or acquiescence; esp., favorable reception; approval; as, the acceptance of a gift, office, doctrine, etc.
 noun (n.) State of being accepted; acceptableness.
 noun (n.) An assent and engagement by the person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn, to pay it when due according to the terms of the acceptance.
 noun (n.) The bill itself when accepted.
 noun (n.) An agreeing to terms or proposals by which a bargain is concluded and the parties are bound; the reception or taking of a thing bought as that for which it was bought, or as that agreed to be delivered, or the taking possession as owner.
 noun (n.) An agreeing to the action of another, by some act which binds the person in law.
 noun (n.) Meaning; acceptation.

acceptiveadjective (a.) Fit for acceptance.
 adjective (a.) Ready to accept.

accessibleadjective (a.) Easy of access or approach; approachable; as, an accessible town or mountain, an accessible person.
 adjective (a.) Open to the influence of; -- with to.
 adjective (a.) Obtainable; to be got at.

accessiveadjective (a.) Additional.

accidencenoun (n.) The accidents, of inflections of words; the rudiments of grammar.
 noun (n.) The rudiments of any subject.

accidienoun (n.) Sloth; torpor.

accipitrineadjective (a.) Like or belonging to the Accipitres; raptorial; hawklike.

acclimatableadjective (a.) Capable of being acclimated.

acclimatizableadjective (a.) Capable of being acclimatized.

accliveadjective (a.) Acclivous.

accoladenoun (n.) A ceremony formerly used in conferring knighthood, consisting am embrace, and a slight blow on the shoulders with the flat blade of a sword.
 noun (n.) A brace used to join two or more staves.

accommodableadjective (a.) That may be accommodated, fitted, or made to agree.

accommodateadjective (a.) Suitable; fit; adapted; as, means accommodate to end.
 verb (v. t.) To render fit, suitable, or correspondent; to adapt; to conform; as, to accommodate ourselves to circumstances.
 verb (v. t.) To bring into agreement or harmony; to reconcile; to compose; to adjust; to settle; as, to accommodate differences, a dispute, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish with something desired, needed, or convenient; to favor; to oblige; as, to accommodate a friend with a loan or with lodgings.
 verb (v. t.) To show the correspondence of; to apply or make suit by analogy; to adapt or fit, as teachings to accidental circumstances, statements to facts, etc.; as, to accommodate prophecy to events.
 verb (v. i.) To adapt one's self; to be conformable or adapted.

accompanableadjective (a.) Sociable.

accompletiveadjective (a.) Tending to accomplish.

accomplicenoun (n.) A cooperator.
 noun (n.) An associate in the commission of a crime; a participator in an offense, whether a principal or an accessory.

accomplishableadjective (a.) Capable of being accomplished; practicable.

accomptableadjective (a.) See Accountable.

accordableadjective (a.) Agreeing.
 adjective (a.) Reconcilable; in accordance.

accordancenoun (n.) Agreement; harmony; conformity.

accostableadjective (a.) Approachable; affable.

accoucheusenoun (n.) A midwife.