Name Report For First Name ATE:


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

Rhymes with ATE - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming ATE


agate bradamate fate galatea atepa fateh yateem tiridates usk-water akhenaten atemu aten lateef achates antiphates iobates socrates donatello anate atera cate cateline catelyn hecate kate katelin kateline katelyn katelynn lateisha latesha tate attewater bates dohnatello fitzwater mate matei mateo mateusz nate watelford windgate wingate atwater fateen caterina cater matea ateret hypate ekaterina ecaterina lateefa rahimateh kateb atelic yates galatee katelinn

NAMES RHYMING WITH ATE (According to last letters):

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

amanishakhete linette florete maledysaunte tote suette annemette bergitte astarte rute huette josette pierrette yolette bernadette amphitrite anaxarete aphrodite arete calliste hippolyte ocypete tienette vedette volante dete manute baptiste mette dante wambli-waste adette amette amite anjanette anjeanette annette annjeanette antoinette araminte argante ariette ariste arlette babette bemadette bernette bette birte bridgette brigette brigitte brite celeste chante chariste charlette charlotte chaunte clarette colette collette comforte danette davite dawnette diamante elberte ellette enite evette georgette georgitte ginnette hanriette harriette hugette hughette idette ivette jaenette janette jaquenette jeanette jenette johnette jonette juliette kannelite kinnette lanette laurette linnette lisabette lisette lissette lizette lucette luete lunete

NAMES RHYMING WITH ATE (According to first letters):

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

at'eed ata ata'halne' atalan atalanta atalaya atalia atalie atanasia atara atarah athaleyah athalia athalie athamas athan athanasia athanasios athangelos athdar athdara athelstan athelston athelward athemar athena athene atherton athi athilda athmarr athmore athracht atia atif atifa atilda atique atira atisa atiya atkinson atkinsone atl atlanta atlantes atlas atman atmore atol atonia ator atrayu atreides atreus atropes atsu atsukpi attewell attewode atteworthe attheaeldre attie attila attis attkins attmore attor attracta attwell atty atu atum atwell atwood atworth atyhtan


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

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

English Words Rhyming ATE


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.

abatementnoun (n.) The act of abating, or the state of being abated; a lessening, diminution, or reduction; removal or putting an end to; as, the abatement of a nuisance is the suppression thereof.
 noun (n.) The amount abated; that which is taken away by way of reduction; deduction; decrease; a rebate or discount allowed.
 noun (n.) A mark of dishonor on an escutcheon.
 noun (n.) The entry of a stranger, without right, into a freehold after the death of the last possessor, before the heir or devisee.

abaternoun (n.) One who, or that which, abates.

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.

abbreviatedadjective (a.) Shortened; relatively short; abbreviate.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Abbreviate

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.

abranchiateadjective (a.) Without gills.

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.

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

absinthiatedadjective (a.) Impregnated with wormwood; as, absinthiated wine.

acaternoun (n.) See Caterer.

acatesnoun (n. pl.) See Cates.

acaudateadjective (a.) Tailless.

acclimatementnoun (n.) Acclimation.

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.

accommodatenessnoun (n.) Fitness.

accumulateadjective (a.) Collected; accumulated.
 verb (v. t.) To heap up in a mass; to pile up; to collect or bring together; to amass; as, to accumulate a sum of money.
 verb (v. i.) To grow or increase in quantity or number; to increase greatly.

accurateadjective (a.) In exact or careful conformity to truth, or to some standard of requirement, the result of care or pains; free from failure, error, or defect; exact; as, an accurate calculator; an accurate measure; accurate expression, knowledge, etc.
 adjective (a.) Precisely fixed; executed with care; careful.

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

aceratenoun (n.) A combination of aceric acid with a salifiable base.
 adjective (a.) Acerose; needle-shaped.

acervateadjective (a.) Heaped, or growing in heaps, or closely compacted clusters.
 verb (v. t.) To heap up.

acetatenoun (n.) A salt formed by the union of acetic acid with a base or positive radical; as, acetate of lead, acetate of potash.

acetatedadjective (a.) Combined with acetic acid.

achatenoun (n.) An agate.
 noun (n.) Purchase; bargaining.
 noun (n.) Provisions. Same as Cates.

achlamydateadjective (a.) Not possessing a mantle; -- said of certain gastropods.

aciculateadjective (a.) Alt. of Aciculated

aciculatedadjective (a.) Furnished with aciculae.
 adjective (a.) Acicular.
 adjective (a.) Marked with fine irregular streaks as if scratched by a needle.

actuateadjective (a.) Put in action; actuated.
 verb (v. t.) To put into action or motion; to move or incite to action; to influence actively; to move as motives do; -- more commonly used of persons.
 verb (v. t.) To carry out in practice; to perform.

acuateadjective (a.) Sharpened; sharp-pointed.
 verb (v. t.) To sharpen; to make pungent; to quicken.

aculeateadjective (a.) Having a sting; covered with prickles; sharp like a prickle.
 adjective (a.) Having prickles, or sharp points; beset with prickles.
 adjective (a.) Severe or stinging; incisive.

aculeatedadjective (a.) Having a sharp point; armed with prickles; prickly; aculeate.

aculeolateadjective (a.) Having small prickles or sharp points.

acuminateadjective (a.) Tapering to a point; pointed; as, acuminate leaves, teeth, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To render sharp or keen.
 verb (v. i.) To end in, or come to, a sharp point.

acutifoliateadjective (a.) Having sharp-pointed leaves.

acutilobateadjective (a.) Having acute lobes, as some leaves.

adequateadjective (a.) Equal to some requirement; proportionate, or correspondent; fully sufficient; as, powers adequate to a great work; an adequate definition.
 adjective (a.) To equalize; to make adequate.
 adjective (a.) To equal.

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

adfiliatedadjective (a.) See Affiliated.

adnateadjective (a.) Grown to congenitally.
 adjective (a.) Growing together; -- said only of organic cohesion of unlike parts.
 adjective (a.) Growing with one side adherent to a stem; -- a term applied to the lateral zooids of corals and other compound animals.

adnubilatedadjective (a.) Clouded; obscured.

adulterateadjective (a.) Tainted with adultery.
 adjective (a.) Debased by the admixture of a foreign substance; adulterated; spurious.
 verb (v. t.) To defile by adultery.
 verb (v. t.) To corrupt, debase, or make impure by an admixture of a foreign or a baser substance; as, to adulterate food, drink, drugs, coin, etc.
 verb (v. i.) To commit adultery.

adversifoliateadjective (a.) Alt. of Adversifolious

advocatenoun (n.) One who pleads the cause of another. Specifically: One who pleads the cause of another before a tribunal or judicial court; a counselor.
 noun (n.) One who defends, vindicates, or espouses any cause by argument; a pleader; as, an advocate of free trade, an advocate of truth.
 noun (n.) Christ, considered as an intercessor.
 noun (n.) To plead in favor of; to defend by argument, before a tribunal or the public; to support, vindicate, or recommend publicly.
 verb (v. i.) To act as advocate.

advocateshipnoun (n.) Office or duty of an advocate.

affectionateadjective (a.) Having affection or warm regard; loving; fond; as, an affectionate brother.
 adjective (a.) Kindly inclined; zealous.
 adjective (a.) Proceeding from affection; indicating love; tender; as, the affectionate care of a parent; affectionate countenance, message, language.
 adjective (a.) Strongly inclined; -- with to.

affectionatedadjective (a.) Disposed; inclined.

affectionatenessnoun (n.) The quality of being affectionate; fondness; affection.

agatenoun (n.) A semipellucid, uncrystallized variety of quartz, presenting various tints in the same specimen. Its colors are delicately arranged in stripes or bands, or blended in clouds.
 noun (n.) A kind of type, larger than pearl and smaller than nonpareil; in England called ruby.
 noun (n.) A diminutive person; so called in allusion to the small figures cut in agate for rings and seals.
 noun (n.) A tool used by gold-wire drawers, bookbinders, etc.; -- so called from the agate fixed in it for burnishing.
 adverb (adv.) On the way; agoing; as, to be agate; to set the bells agate.

agglomeratenoun (n.) A collection or mass.
 noun (n.) A mass of angular volcanic fragments united by heat; -- distinguished from conglomerate.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Agglomerated
 verb (v. t.) To wind or collect into a ball; hence, to gather into a mass or anything like a mass.
 verb (v. i.) To collect in a mass.

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

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

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

abelitenoun (n.) Alt. of Abelonian

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

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.

accreteadjective (a.) Characterized by accretion; made up; as, accrete matter.
 adjective (a.) Grown together.
 verb (v. i.) To grow together.
 verb (v. i.) To adhere; to grow (to); to be added; -- with to.
 verb (v. t.) To make adhere; to add.

achiotenoun (n.) Seeds of the annotto tree; also, the coloring matter, annotto.

aciculitenoun (n.) Needle ore.

acolytenoun (n.) One who has received the highest of the four minor orders in the Catholic church, being ordained to carry the wine and water and the lights at the Mass.
 noun (n.) One who attends; an assistant.

aconitenoun (n.) The herb wolfsbane, or monkshood; -- applied to any plant of the genus Aconitum (tribe Hellebore), all the species of which are poisonous.
 noun (n.) An extract or tincture obtained from Aconitum napellus, used as a poison and medicinally.

acquisiteadjective (a.) Acquired.

acriteadjective (a.) Acritan.

actinolitenoun (n.) A bright green variety of amphibole occurring usually in fibrous or columnar masses.

acuteadjective (a.) Sharp at the end; ending in a sharp point; pointed; -- opposed to blunt or obtuse; as, an acute angle; an acute leaf.
 adjective (a.) Having nice discernment; perceiving or using minute distinctions; penetrating; clever; shrewd; -- opposed to dull or stupid; as, an acute observer; acute remarks, or reasoning.
 adjective (a.) Having nice or quick sensibility; susceptible to slight impressions; acting keenly on the senses; sharp; keen; intense; as, a man of acute eyesight, hearing, or feeling; acute pain or pleasure.
 adjective (a.) High, or shrill, in respect to some other sound; -- opposed to grave or low; as, an acute tone or accent.
 adjective (a.) Attended with symptoms of some degree of severity, and coming speedily to a crisis; -- opposed to chronic; as, an acute disease.
 verb (v. t.) To give an acute sound to; as, he acutes his rising inflection too much.

adamitenoun (n.) A descendant of Adam; a human being.
 noun (n.) One of a sect of visionaries, who, professing to imitate the state of Adam, discarded the use of dress in their assemblies.

adiaphoritenoun (n.) Same as Adiaphorist.

aerolitenoun (n.) A stone, or metallic mass, which has fallen to the earth from distant space; a meteorite; a meteoric stone.

aerophytenoun (n.) A plant growing entirely in the air, and receiving its nourishment from it; an air plant or epiphyte.

aerosideritenoun (n.) A mass of meteoric iron.

aesthetenoun (n.) One who makes much or overmuch of aesthetics.

affronteadjective (a.) Face to face, or front to front; facing.

afritenoun (n.) Alt. of Afreet

aftertastenoun (n.) A taste which remains in the mouth after eating or drinking.

agalmatolitenoun (n.) A soft, compact stone, of a grayish, greenish, or yellowish color, carved into images by the Chinese, and hence called figure stone, and pagodite. It is probably a variety of pinite.

agglutinateadjective (a.) United with glue or as with glue; cemented together.
 adjective (a.) Consisting of root words combined but not materially altered as to form or meaning; as, agglutinate forms, languages, etc. See Agglutination, 2.
 verb (v. t.) To unite, or cause to adhere, as with glue or other viscous substance; to unite by causing an adhesion of substances.

aggrateadjective (a.) To please.

aggregatenoun (n.) A mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars; as, a house is an aggregate of stone, brick, timber, etc.
 noun (n.) A mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles; -- in distinction from a compound, formed by the union of heterogeneous particles.
 adjective (a.) Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; collective.
 adjective (a.) Formed into clusters or groups of lobules; as, aggregate glands.
 adjective (a.) Composed of several florets within a common involucre, as in the daisy; or of several carpels formed from one flower, as in the raspberry.
 adjective (a.) Having the several component parts adherent to each other only to such a degree as to be separable by mechanical means.
 adjective (a.) United into a common organized mass; -- said of certain compound animals.
 verb (v. t.) To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum. "The aggregated soil."
 verb (v. t.) To add or unite, as, a person, to an association.
 verb (v. t.) To amount in the aggregate to; as, ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels.

agminateadjective (a.) Alt. of Agminated

agnatenoun (n.) A relative whose relationship can be traced exclusively through males.
 adjective (a.) Related or akin by the father's side; also, sprung from the same male ancestor.
 adjective (a.) Allied; akin.

agonothetenoun (n.) An officer who presided over the great public games in Greece.

aguardientenoun (n.) A inferior brandy of Spain and Portugal.
 noun (n.) A strong alcoholic drink, especially pulque.

aigrettenoun (n.) The small white European heron. See Egret.
 noun (n.) A plume or tuft for the head composed of feathers, or of gems, etc.
 noun (n.) A tuft like that of the egret.
 noun (n.) A feathery crown of seed; egret; as, the aigrette or down of the dandelion or the thistle.

aiguillettenoun (n.) A point or tag at the end of a fringe or lace; an aglet.
 noun (n.) One of the ornamental tags, cords, or loops on some military and naval uniforms.

ailettenoun (n.) A small square shield, formerly worn on the shoulders of knights, -- being the prototype of the modern epaulet.

alateadjective (a.) Alt. of Alated
 adverb (adv.) Lately; of late.

albertitenoun (n.) A bituminous mineral resembling asphaltum, found in the county of A. /bert, New Brunswick.

albitenoun (n.) A mineral of the feldspar family, triclinic in crystallization, and in composition a silicate of alumina and soda. It is a common constituent of granite and of various igneous rocks. See Feldspar.

albuminatenoun (n.) A substance produced by the action of an alkali upon albumin, and resembling casein in its properties; also, a compound formed by the union of albumin with another substance.

alcoatenoun (n.) Alt. of Alcohate

alcohatenoun (n.) Shortened forms of Alcoholate.

alcoholatenoun (n.) A crystallizable compound of a salt with alcohol, in which the latter plays a part analogous to that of water of crystallization.

alepidotenoun (n.) A fish without scales.
 adjective (a.) Not having scales.

alienatenoun (n.) A stranger; an alien.
 adjective (a.) Estranged; withdrawn in affection; foreign; -- with from.
 verb (v. t.) To convey or transfer to another, as title, property, or right; to part voluntarily with ownership of.
 verb (v. t.) To withdraw, as the affections; to make indifferent of averse, where love or friendship before subsisted; to estrange; to wean; -- with from.

alkalizateadjective (a.) Alkaline.
 verb (v. t.) To alkalizate.

allanitenoun (n.) A silicate containing a large amount of cerium. It is usually black in color, opaque, and is related to epidote in form and composition.

allochroitenoun (n.) See Garnet.

alloxanatenoun (n.) A combination of alloxanic acid and a base or base or positive radical.

allumettenoun (n.) A match for lighting candles, lamps, etc.

alouattenoun (n.) One of the several species of howling monkeys of South America. See Howler, 2.

alternatenoun (n.) That which alternates with something else; vicissitude.
 noun (n.) A substitute; one designated to take the place of another, if necessary, in performing some duty.
 noun (n.) A proportion derived from another proportion by interchanging the means.
 adjective (a.) Being or succeeding by turns; one following the other in succession of time or place; by turns first one and then the other; hence, reciprocal.
 adjective (a.) Designating the members in a series, which regularly intervene between the members of another series, as the odd or even numbers of the numerals; every other; every second; as, the alternate members 1, 3, 5, 7, etc. ; read every alternate line.
 adjective (a.) Distributed, as leaves, singly at different heights of the stem, and at equal intervals as respects angular divergence.
 verb (v. t.) To perform by turns, or in succession; to cause to succeed by turns; to interchange regularly.
 verb (v. i.) To happen, succeed, or act by turns; to follow reciprocally in place or time; -- followed by with; as, the flood and ebb tides alternate with each other.
 verb (v. i.) To vary by turns; as, the land alternates between rocky hills and sandy plains.

aluminatenoun (n.) A compound formed from the hydrate of aluminium by the substitution of a metal for the hydrogen.

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

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

atabalnoun (n.) A kettledrum; a kind of tabor, used by the Moors.

atacamitenoun (n.) An oxychloride of copper, usually in emerald-green prismatic crystals.

ataghannoun (n.) See Yataghan.

atamannoun (n.) A hetman, or chief of the Cossacks.

ataraxianoun (n.) Alt. of Ataraxy

ataraxynoun (n.) Perfect peace of mind, or calmness.

atavicadjective (a.) Pertaining to a remote ancestor, or to atavism.

atavismnoun (n.) The recurrence, or a tendency to a recurrence, of the original type of a species in the progeny of its varieties; resemblance to remote rather than to near ancestors; reversion to the original form.
 noun (n.) The recurrence of any peculiarity or disease of an ancestor in a subsequent generation, after an intermission for a generation or two.

ataxianoun (n.) Alt. of Ataxy

ataxynoun (n.) Disorder; irregularity.
 noun (n.) Irregularity in disease, or in the functions.
 noun (n.) The state of disorder that characterizes nervous fevers and the nervous condition.

ataxicadjective (a.) Characterized by ataxy, that is, (a) by great irregularity of functions or symptoms, or (b) by a want of coordinating power in movements.

atazirnoun (n.) The influence of a star upon other stars or upon men.

atenoun (n.) The goddess of mischievous folly; also, in later poets, the goddess of vengeance.
  () the preterit of Eat.
  (imp.) of Eat

atechnicadjective (a.) Without technical or artistic knowledge.

atelesnoun (n.) A genus of American monkeys with prehensile tails, and having the thumb wanting or rudimentary. See Spider monkey, and Coaita.

ateliernoun (n.) A workshop; a studio.

atellannoun (n.) A farcical drama performed at Atella.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Atella, in ancient Italy; as, Atellan plays; farcical; ribald.

athalamousadjective (a.) Not furnished with shields or beds for the spores, as the thallus of certain lichens.

athamauntnoun (n.) Adamant.

athanasianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Athanasius, bishop of Alexandria in the 4th century.

athanornoun (n.) A digesting furnace, formerly used by alchemists. It was so constructed as to maintain uniform and durable heat.

athecatanoun (n. pl.) A division of Hydroidea in which the zooids are naked, or not inclosed in a capsule. See Tubularian.

atheismnoun (n.) The disbelief or denial of the existence of a God, or supreme intelligent Being.
 noun (n.) Godlessness.

atheistnoun (n.) One who disbelieves or denies the existence of a God, or supreme intelligent Being.
 noun (n.) A godless person.

atheisticadjective (a.) Alt. of Atheistical

atheisticaladjective (a.) Pertaining to, implying, or containing, atheism; -- applied to things; as, atheistic doctrines, opinions, or books.
 adjective (a.) Disbelieving the existence of a God; impious; godless; -- applied to persons; as, an atheistic writer.

athelingnoun (n.) An Anglo-Saxon prince or nobleman; esp., the heir apparent or a prince of the royal family.

atheneumnoun (n.) Alt. of Athenaeum

athenaeumnoun (n.) A temple of Athene, at Athens, in which scholars and poets were accustomed to read their works and instruct students.
 noun (n.) A school founded at Rome by Hadrian.
 noun (n.) A literary or scientific association or club.
 noun (n.) A building or an apartment where a library, periodicals, and newspapers are kept for use.

atheniannoun (n.) A native or citizen of Athens.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Athens, the metropolis of Greece.

atheologicaladjective (a.) Opposed to theology; atheistic.

atheologynoun (n.) Antagonism to theology.

atheousadjective (a.) Atheistic; impious.
 adjective (a.) Without God, neither accepting nor denying him.

atherinenoun (n.) A small marine fish of the family Atherinidae, having a silvery stripe along the sides. The European species (Atherina presbyter) is used as food. The American species (Menidia notata) is called silversides and sand smelt. See Silversides.

athermancynoun (n.) Inability to transmit radiant heat; impermeability to heat.

athermanousadjective (a.) Not transmitting heat; -- opposed to diathermanous.

athermousadjective (a.) Athermanous.

atheroidadjective (a.) Shaped like an ear of grain.

atheromanoun (n.) An encysted tumor containing curdy matter.
 noun (n.) A disease characterized by thickening and fatty degeneration of the inner coat of the arteries.

atheromatousadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or having the nature of, atheroma.

athetosisnoun (n.) A variety of chorea, marked by peculiar tremors of the fingers and toes.

athirstadjective (a.) Wanting drink; thirsty.
 adjective (a.) Having a keen appetite or desire; eager; longing.

athletenoun (n.) One who contended for a prize in the public games of ancient Greece or Rome.
 noun (n.) Any one trained to contend in exercises requiring great physical agility and strength; one who has great activity and strength; a champion.
 noun (n.) One fitted for, or skilled in, intellectual contests; as, athletes of debate.

athleticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to athletes or to the exercises practiced by them; as, athletic games or sports.
 adjective (a.) Befitting an athlete; strong; muscular; robust; vigorous; as, athletic Celts.

athleticismnoun (n.) The practice of engaging in athletic games; athletism.

athleticsnoun (n.) The art of training by athletic exercises; the games and sports of athletes.

athletismnoun (n.) The state or practice of an athlete; the characteristics of an athlete.

atimynoun (n.) Public disgrace or stigma; infamy; loss of civil rights.

atlantanoun (n.) A genus of small glassy heteropod mollusks found swimming at the surface in mid ocean. See Heteropod.

atlantaladjective (a.) Relating to the atlas.
 adjective (a.) Anterior; cephalic.


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.

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

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.

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

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).

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.

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.

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.

abraseadjective (a.) Rubbed smooth.

abrasiveadjective (a.) Producing abrasion.

abrogableadjective (a.) Capable of being abrogated.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

accountableadjective (a.) Liable to be called on to render an account; answerable; as, every man is accountable to God for his conduct.
 adjective (a.) Capable of being accounted for; explicable.

accrescencenoun (n.) Continuous growth; an accretion.

accretiveadjective (a.) Relating to accretion; increasing, or adding to, by growth.

accruenoun (n.) To increase; to augment.
 noun (n.) To come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent.
 noun (n.) Something that accrues; advantage accruing.

accumulativeadjective (a.) Characterized by accumulation; serving to collect or amass; cumulative; additional.

accusableadjective (a.) Liable to be accused or censured; chargeable with a crime or fault; blamable; -- with of.

accusativenoun (n.) The accusative case.
 adjective (a.) Producing accusations; accusatory.
 adjective (a.) Applied to the case (as the fourth case of Latin and Greek nouns) which expresses the immediate object on which the action or influence of a transitive verb terminates, or the immediate object of motion or tendency to, expressed by a preposition. It corresponds to the objective case in English.

accusenoun (n.) Accusation.
 verb (v. t.) To charge with, or declare to have committed, a crime or offense
 verb (v. t.) to charge with an offense, judicially or by a public process; -- with of; as, to accuse one of a high crime or misdemeanor.
 verb (v. t.) To charge with a fault; to blame; to censure.
 verb (v. t.) To betray; to show. [L.]

accustomableadjective (a.) Habitual; customary; wonted.