Name Report For First Name HAY:


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

Rhymes with HAY - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming HAY


ghayda hayam hayat khayriyyah suhaymah suhayr chhaya haytham hudhayfah suhayb abhaya avichayil chaya chayka chayse haylee hayleigh haylen hayley-jade haylie machayla michayla mishay shayde shayla shaylee shayleigh shaylynn shayna chayce chayim chayne chayo chayson chayton hayden haydin haydn haydon haye hayes hayle hayyim o'shay shay shayan shaye shaylon shayne shayten thayne zuhayr buthayna thay haywood hayward suhayl khayri suhay suhaylah hayfa' buthaynah khayyat hayley haya yeshaya

NAMES RHYMING WITH HAY (According to last letters):

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

sisay adjatay barclay galloway bay aanjay anevay chantay chardonnay elliemay fay gay jeanay jenay jennay jonay kevay lindsay linsay lyndsay may nuray shamay tamay thursday ajay barday bodaway corday courtnay delray diondray dontay enapay finlay garroway gillivray gray jay kay lay macaulay macgillivray mackay macray montay murray otaktay ouray pay pranay ramsay ray tiernay treadway vernay galway tredway stanway clay tuesday kenway ordway conway courtenay

NAMES RHYMING WITH HAY (According to first letters):

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

ha'ani habib habiba habibah hacket hackett hadad hadar hadara hadarah hadassah haddad hadden haddon hadeel haden hadi hadiya hadiyah hadiyyah hadleigh hadley hadon hadrian hadu haduwig hadwin hadwyn hadya haefen haele haemon haesel haestingas haethowin haethowine hafgan hafsah hafthah hagaleah hagalean hagan hagar hagaward hagley hagly hagop hagos hahkethomemah hahnee hai haidee haifa haig hailey hailie haille haimati haisley haji hajjaj hajna hakan hakeem hakem hakidonmuya hakim hakizimana hal halag halah halbart halbert halburt halcyone haldane halden hale halebeorht haleema haleigh halette haley halford halfr halfrid halfrida halfrith halfryta hali halia halifrid halig haligwiella halim halima halimah halimeda halirrhothius halithersis


First Names which starts with 'h' and ends with 'y':

halley halsey hanley hanly harakhty hardy harley harmony harry hartley harvey hawley hawly healy heathley hedy hegarty henley hennessy henry hickey hilary hillary hnedy holly honey hrapenly hrocby hrusosky huey humility humphrey huntley huntly hurley hurly huxley huxly huy hwitby

English Words Rhyming HAY


cathaynoun (n.) China; -- an old name for the Celestial Empire, said have been introduced by Marco Polo and to be a corruption of the Tartar name for North China (Khitai, the country of the Khitans.)

coothaynoun (n.) A striped satin made in India.

hayenoun (n.) The Egyptian asp or cobra (Naja haje.) It is related to the cobra of India, and like the latter has the power of inflating its neck into a hood. Its bite is very venomous. It is supposed to be the snake by means of whose bite Cleopatra committed suicide, and hence is sometimes called Cleopatra's snake or asp. See Asp.

haynoun (n.) A hedge.
 noun (n.) A net set around the haunt of an animal, especially of a rabbit.
 noun (n.) Grass cut and cured for fodder.
 verb (v. i.) To lay snares for rabbits.
 verb (v. i.) To cut and cure grass for hay.

haybirdnoun (n.) The European spotted flycatcher.
 noun (n.) The European blackcap.

haybotenoun (n.) An allowance of wood to a tenant for repairing his hedges or fences; hedgebote. See Bote.

haycocknoun (n.) A conical pile or hear of hay in the field.

hayfieldnoun (n.) A field where grass for hay has been cut; a meadow.

hayforknoun (n.) A fork for pitching and tedding hay.

hayloftnoun (n.) A loft or scaffold for hay.

haymakernoun (n.) One who cuts and cures hay.
 noun (n.) A machine for curing hay in rainy weather.

haymakingnoun (n.) The operation or work of cutting grass and curing it for hay.

haymownoun (n.) A mow or mass of hay laid up in a barn for preservation.
 noun (n.) The place in a barn where hay is deposited.

hayracknoun (n.) A frame mounted on the running gear of a wagon, and used in hauling hay, straw, sheaves, etc.; -- called also hay rigging.

hayrakenoun (n.) A rake for collecting hay; especially, a large rake drawn by a horse or horses.

hayricknoun (n.) A heap or pile of hay, usually covered with thatch for preservation in the open air.

haystacknoun (n.) A stack or conical pile of hay in the open air.

haystalknoun (n.) A stalk of hay.

haythornnoun (n.) Hawthorn.

haytiannoun (n.) A native of Hayti.
 adjective (a.) Of pertaining to Hayti.

haywardnoun (n.) An officer who is appointed to guard hedges, and to keep cattle from breaking or cropping them, and whose further duty it is to impound animals found running at large.

khayanoun (n.) A lofty West African tree (Khaya Senegalensis), related to the mahogany, which it resembles in the quality of the wood. The bark is used as a febrifuge.

pitahayanoun (n.) A cactaceous shrub (Cereus Pitajaya) of tropical America, which yields a delicious fruit.

shaynoun (n.) A chaise.

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

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

abaynoun (n.) Barking; baying of dogs upon their prey. See Bay.

allaynoun (n.) Alleviation; abatement; check.
 noun (n.) Alloy.
 verb (v. t.) To make quiet or put at rest; to pacify or appease; to quell; to calm; as, to allay popular excitement; to allay the tumult of the passions.
 verb (v. t.) To alleviate; to abate; to mitigate; as, to allay the severity of affliction or the bitterness of adversity.
 verb (v. t.) To diminish in strength; to abate; to subside.
 verb (v. t.) To mix (metals); to mix with a baser metal; to alloy; to deteriorate.

alleywaynoun (n.) An alley.

archwaynoun (n.) A way or passage under an arch.

arraynoun (n.) Order; a regular and imposing arrangement; disposition in regular lines; hence, order of battle; as, drawn up in battle array.
 noun (n.) The whole body of persons thus placed in order; an orderly collection; hence, a body of soldiers.
 noun (n.) An imposing series of things.
 noun (n.) Dress; garments disposed in order upon the person; rich or beautiful apparel.
 noun (n.) A ranking or setting forth in order, by the proper officer, of a jury as impaneled in a cause.
 noun (n.) The panel itself.
 noun (n.) The whole body of jurors summoned to attend the court.
 noun (n.) To place or dispose in order, as troops for battle; to marshal.
 noun (n.) To deck or dress; to adorn with dress; to cloth to envelop; -- applied esp. to dress of a splendid kind.
 noun (n.) To set in order, as a jury, for the trial of a cause; that is, to call them man by man.

assaynoun (n.) Trial; attempt; essay.
 noun (n.) Examination and determination; test; as, an assay of bread or wine.
 noun (n.) Trial by danger or by affliction; adventure; risk; hardship; state of being tried.
 noun (n.) Tested purity or value.
 noun (n.) The act or process of ascertaining the proportion of a particular metal in an ore or alloy; especially, the determination of the proportion of gold or silver in bullion or coin.
 noun (n.) The alloy or metal to be assayed.
 verb (v.) To try; to attempt; to apply.
 verb (v.) To affect.
 verb (v.) To try tasting, as food or drink.
 verb (v.) To subject, as an ore, alloy, or other metallic compound, to chemical or metallurgical examination, in order to determine the amount of a particular metal contained in it, or to ascertain its composition.
 verb (v. i.) To attempt, try, or endeavor.

backstaynoun (n.) A rope or stay extending from the masthead to the side of a ship, slanting a little aft, to assist the shrouds in supporting the mast.
 noun (n.) A rope or strap used to prevent excessive forward motion.

barwaynoun (n.) A passage into a field or yard, closed by bars made to take out of the posts.

baynoun (n.) An inlet of the sea, usually smaller than a gulf, but of the same general character.
 noun (n.) A small body of water set off from the main body; as a compartment containing water for a wheel; the portion of a canal just outside of the gates of a lock, etc.
 noun (n.) A recess or indentation shaped like a bay.
 noun (n.) A principal compartment of the walls, roof, or other part of a building, or of the whole building, as marked off by the buttresses, vaulting, mullions of a window, etc.; one of the main divisions of any structure, as the part of a bridge between two piers.
 noun (n.) A compartment in a barn, for depositing hay, or grain in the stalks.
 noun (n.) A kind of mahogany obtained from Campeachy Bay.
 noun (n.) A berry, particularly of the laurel.
 noun (n.) The laurel tree (Laurus nobilis). Hence, in the plural, an honorary garland or crown bestowed as a prize for victory or excellence, anciently made or consisting of branches of the laurel.
 noun (n.) A tract covered with bay trees.
 noun (n.) A bank or dam to keep back water.
 adjective (a.) Reddish brown; of the color of a chestnut; -- applied to the color of horses.
 verb (v. i.) To bark, as a dog with a deep voice does, at his game.
 verb (v. t.) To bark at; hence, to follow with barking; to bring or drive to bay; as, to bay the bear.
 verb (v. i.) Deep-toned, prolonged barking.
 verb (v. i.) A state of being obliged to face an antagonist or a difficulty, when escape has become impossible.
 verb (v. t.) To bathe.
 verb (v. t.) To dam, as water; -- with up or back.

birthdaynoun (n.) The day in which any person is born; day of origin or commencement.
 noun (n.) The day of the month in which a person was born, in whatever succeeding year it may recur; the anniversary of one's birth.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the day of birth, or its anniversary; as, birthday gifts or festivities.

blayadjective (a.) A fish. See Bleak, n.

bobstaynoun (n.) A rope or chain to confine the bowsprit of a ship downward to the stem or cutwater; -- usually in the pl.

braynoun (n.) The harsh cry of an ass; also, any harsh, grating, or discordant sound.
 noun (n.) A bank; the slope of a hill; a hill. See Brae, which is now the usual spelling.
 verb (v. t.) To pound, beat, rub, or grind small or fine.
 verb (v. i.) To utter a loud, harsh cry, as an ass.
 verb (v. i.) To make a harsh, grating, or discordant noise.
 verb (v. t.) To make or utter with a loud, discordant, or harsh and grating sound.

byplaynoun (n.) Action carried on aside, and commonly in dumb show, while the main action proceeds.

bywaynoun (n.) A secluded, private, or obscure way; a path or road aside from the main one.

breakawaynoun (n.) A wild rush of sheep, cattle, horses, or camels (especially at the smell or the sight of water); a stampede.
 noun (n.) An animal that breaks away from a herd.

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

carpetwaynoun (n.) A border of greensward left round the margin of a plowed field.

carrawaynoun (n.) See Caraway.

cartwaynoun (n.) A way or road for carts.

castawaynoun (n.) One who, or that which, is cast away or shipwrecked.
 noun (n.) One who is ruined; one who has made moral shipwreck; a reprobate.
 adjective (a.) Of no value; rejected; useless.

causewaynoun (n.) Alt. of Causey

caynoun (n.) See Key, a ledge.

claynoun (n.) A soft earth, which is plastic, or may be molded with the hands, consisting of hydrous silicate of aluminium. It is the result of the wearing down and decomposition, in part, of rocks containing aluminous minerals, as granite. Lime, magnesia, oxide of iron, and other ingredients, are often present as impurities.
 noun (n.) Earth in general, as representing the elementary particles of the human body; hence, the human body as formed from such particles.
 verb (v. t.) To cover or manure with clay.
 verb (v. t.) To clarify by filtering through clay, as sugar.

cokenaynoun (n.) A cockney.

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

craynoun (n.) Alt. of Crayer

crosswaynoun (n.) See Crossroad.

cutawayadjective (a.) Having a part cut off or away; having the corners rounded or cut away.

chambraynoun (n.) A gingham woven in plain colors with linen finish.

daynoun (n.) The time of light, or interval between one night and the next; the time between sunrise and sunset, or from dawn to darkness; hence, the light; sunshine.
 noun (n.) The period of the earth's revolution on its axis. -- ordinarily divided into twenty-four hours. It is measured by the interval between two successive transits of a celestial body over the same meridian, and takes a specific name from that of the body. Thus, if this is the sun, the day (the interval between two successive transits of the sun's center over the same meridian) is called a solar day; if it is a star, a sidereal day; if it is the moon, a lunar day. See Civil day, Sidereal day, below.
 noun (n.) Those hours, or the daily recurring period, allotted by usage or law for work.
 noun (n.) A specified time or period; time, considered with reference to the existence or prominence of a person or thing; age; time.
 noun (n.) (Preceded by the) Some day in particular, as some day of contest, some anniversary, etc.

decaynoun (n.) Gradual failure of health, strength, soundness, prosperity, or of any species of excellence or perfection; tendency toward dissolution or extinction; corruption; rottenness; decline; deterioration; as, the decay of the body; the decay of virtue; the decay of the Roman empire; a castle in decay.
 noun (n.) Destruction; death.
 noun (n.) Cause of decay.
 verb (v. i.) To pass gradually from a sound, prosperous, or perfect state, to one of imperfection, adversity, or dissolution; to waste away; to decline; to fail; to become weak, corrupt, or disintegrated; to rot; to perish; as, a tree decays; fortunes decay; hopes decay.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to decay; to impair.
 verb (v. t.) To destroy.

delaynoun (n.) To put off; to defer; to procrastinate; to prolong the time of or before.
 noun (n.) To retard; to stop, detain, or hinder, for a time; to retard the motion, or time of arrival, of; as, the mail is delayed by a heavy fall of snow.
 noun (n.) To allay; to temper.
 verb (v.) A putting off or deferring; procrastination; lingering inactivity; stop; detention; hindrance.
 verb (v. i.) To move slowly; to stop for a time; to linger; to tarry.

denaynoun (n.) Denial; refusal.
 verb (v. t.) To deny.

deraynoun (n.) Disorder; merriment.

disarraynoun (n.) Want of array or regular order; disorder; confusion.
 noun (n.) Confused attire; undress.
 verb (v. t.) To throw into disorder; to break the array of.
 verb (v. t.) To take off the dress of; to unrobe.

displaynoun (n.) An opening or unfolding; exhibition; manifestation.
 noun (n.) Ostentatious show; exhibition for effect; parade.
 verb (v. t.) To unfold; to spread wide; to expand; to stretch out; to spread.
 verb (v. t.) To extend the front of (a column), bringing it into line.
 verb (v. t.) To spread before the view; to show; to exhibit to the sight, or to the mind; to make manifest.
 verb (v. t.) To make an exhibition of; to set in view conspicuously or ostentatiously; to exhibit for the sake of publicity; to parade.
 verb (v. t.) To make conspicuous by large or prominent type.
 verb (v. t.) To discover; to descry.
 verb (v. i.) To make a display; to act as one making a show or demonstration.

domesdaynoun (n.) A day of judgment. See Doomsday.

doomsdaynoun (n.) A day of sentence or condemnation; day of death.
 noun (n.) The day of the final judgment.

doorwaynoun (n.) The passage of a door; entrance way into a house or a room.

draynoun (n.) A squirrel's nest.
 noun (n.) A strong low cart or carriage used for heavy burdens.
 noun (n.) A kind of sledge or sled.

driftwaynoun (n.) A common way, road, or path, for driving cattle.
 noun (n.) Same as Drift, 11.

drivewaynoun (n.) A passage or way along or through which a carriage may be driven.

dugwaynoun (n.) A way or road dug through a hill, or sunk below the surface of the land.

essaynoun (n.) An effort made, or exertion of body or mind, for the performance of anything; a trial; attempt; as, to make an essay to benefit a friend.
 noun (n.) A composition treating of any particular subject; -- usually shorter and less methodical than a formal, finished treatise; as, an essay on the life and writings of Homer; an essay on fossils, or on commerce.
 noun (n.) An assay. See Assay, n.
 noun (n.) To exert one's power or faculties upon; to make an effort to perform; to attempt; to endeavor; to make experiment or trial of; to try.
 noun (n.) To test the value and purity of (metals); to assay. See Assay.

estraynoun (n.) Any valuable animal, not wild, found wandering from its owner; a stray.
 verb (v. i.) To stray.

everydayadjective (a.) Used or fit for every day; common; usual; as, an everyday suit or clothes.

fairwaynoun (n.) The navigable part of a river, bay, etc., through which vessels enter or depart; the part of a harbor or channel ehich is kept open and unobstructed for the passage of vessels.

faynoun (n.) A fairy; an elf.
 noun (n.) Faith; as, by my fay.
 verb (v. t.) To fit; to join; to unite closely, as two pieces of wood, so as to make the surface fit together.
 verb (v. i.) To lie close together; to fit; to fadge; -- often with in, into, with, or together.

footwaynoun (n.) A passage for pedestrians only.

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

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

haafnoun (n.) The deepsea fishing for cod, ling, and tusk, off the Shetland Isles.

haaknoun (n.) A sea fish. See Hake.

haarnoun (n.) A fog; esp., a fog or mist with a chill wind.

habendumnoun (n.) That part of a deed which follows the part called the premises, and determines the extent of the interest or estate granted; -- so called because it begins with the word Habendum.

haberdashernoun (n.) A dealer in small wares, as tapes, pins, needles, and thread; also, a hatter.
 noun (n.) A dealer in drapery goods of various descriptions, as laces, silks, trimmings, etc.

haberdasherynoun (n.) The goods and wares sold by a haberdasher; also (Fig.), trifles.

haberdinenoun (n.) A cod salted and dried.

habergeonnoun (n.) Properly, a short hauberk, but often used loosely for the hauberk.

habilatoryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to clothing; wearing clothes.

habileadjective (a.) Fit; qualified; also, apt.

habilimentnoun (n.) A garment; an article of clothing.
 noun (n.) Dress, in general.

habilimentedadjective (a.) Clothed. Taylor (1630).

habilitateadjective (a.) Qualified or entitled.
 verb (v. t.) To fit out; to equip; to qualify; to entitle.

habilitationnoun (n.) Equipment; qualification.

habilitynoun (n.) Ability; aptitude.

habitnoun (n.) The usual condition or state of a person or thing, either natural or acquired, regarded as something had, possessed, and firmly retained; as, a religious habit; his habit is morose; elms have a spreading habit; esp., physical temperament or constitution; as, a full habit of body.
 noun (n.) The general appearance and manner of life of a living organism.
 noun (n.) Fixed or established custom; ordinary course of conduct; practice; usage; hence, prominently, the involuntary tendency or aptitude to perform certain actions which is acquired by their frequent repetition; as, habit is second nature; also, peculiar ways of acting; characteristic forms of behavior.
 noun (n.) Outward appearance; attire; dress; hence, a garment; esp., a closely fitting garment or dress worn by ladies; as, a riding habit.
 noun (n.) To inhabit.
 noun (n.) To dress; to clothe; to array.
 noun (n.) To accustom; to habituate. [Obs.] Chapman.

habitingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Habit

habitabilitynoun (n.) Habitableness.

habitableadjective (a.) Capable of being inhabited; that may be inhabited or dwelt in; as, the habitable world.

habitannoun (n.) Same as Habitant, 2.

habitancenoun (n.) Dwelling; abode; residence.

habiitancynoun (n.) Same as Inhabitancy.

habitationnoun (n.) The act of inhabiting; state of inhabiting or dwelling, or of being inhabited; occupancy.
 noun (n.) Place of abode; settled dwelling; residence; house.

habitatornoun (n.) A dweller; an inhabitant.

habitedadjective (p. p. & a.) Clothed; arrayed; dressed; as, he was habited like a shepherd.
 adjective (p. p. & a.) Fixed by habit; accustomed.
 adjective (p. p. & a.) Inhabited.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Habit

habitualnoun (n.) Formed or acquired by habit or use.
 noun (n.) According to habit; established by habit; customary; constant; as, the habiual practice of sin.

habituatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Habituate

habituateadjective (a.) Firmly established by custom; formed by habit; habitual.
 verb (v. t.) To make accustomed; to accustom; to familiarize.
 verb (v. t.) To settle as an inhabitant.

habituationnoun (n.) The act of habituating, or accustoming; the state of being habituated.

habitudenoun (n.) Habitual attitude; usual or accustomed state with reference to something else; established or usual relations.
 noun (n.) Habitual association, intercourse, or familiarity.
 noun (n.) Habit of body or of action.

habituenoun (n.) One who habitually frequents a place; as, an habitue of a theater.

habiturenoun (n.) Habitude.

habitusnoun (n.) Habitude; mode of life; general appearance.

hableadjective (a.) See Habile.

hachurenoun (n.) A short line used in drawing and engraving, especially in shading and denoting different surfaces, as in map drawing. See Hatching.

haciendanoun (n.) A large estate where work of any kind is done, as agriculture, manufacturing, mining, or raising of animals; a cultivated farm, with a good house, in distinction from a farming establishment with rude huts for herdsmen, etc.; -- a word used in Spanish-American regions.

hacknoun (n.) A frame or grating of various kinds; as, a frame for drying bricks, fish, or cheese; a rack for feeding cattle; a grating in a mill race, etc.
 noun (n.) Unburned brick or tile, stacked up for drying.
 noun (n.) A notch; a cut.
 noun (n.) An implement for cutting a notch; a large pick used in breaking stone.
 noun (n.) A hacking; a catch in speaking; a short, broken cough.
 noun (n.) A kick on the shins.
 noun (n.) A horse, hackneyed or let out for common hire; also, a horse used in all kinds of work, or a saddle horse, as distinguished from hunting and carriage horses.
 noun (n.) A coach or carriage let for hire; particularly, a a coach with two seats inside facing each other; a hackney coach.
 noun (n.) A bookmaker who hires himself out for any sort of literary work; an overworked man; a drudge.
 noun (n.) A procuress.
 noun (n.) A kick on the shins, or a cut from a kick.
 adjective (a.) Hackneyed; hired; mercenary.
 verb (v. t.) To cut irregulary, without skill or definite purpose; to notch; to mangle by repeated strokes of a cutting instrument; as, to hack a post.
 verb (v. t.) Fig.: To mangle in speaking.
 verb (v. i.) To cough faintly and frequently, or in a short, broken manner; as, a hacking cough.
 verb (v. t.) To use as a hack; to let out for hire.
 verb (v. t.) To use frequently and indiscriminately, so as to render trite and commonplace.
 verb (v. i.) To be exposed or offered or to common use for hire; to turn prostitute.
 verb (v. i.) To live the life of a drudge or hack.
 verb (v. i.) To ride or drive as one does with a hack horse; to ride at an ordinary pace, or over the roads, as distinguished from riding across country or in military fashion.
 verb (v. t.) To kick the shins of (an opposing payer).

hackingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hack

hackamorenoun (n.) A halter consisting of a long leather or rope strap and headstall, -- used for leading or tieing a pack animal.

hackberrynoun (n.) A genus of trees (Celtis) related to the elm, but bearing drupes with scanty, but often edible, pulp. C. occidentalis is common in the Eastern United States.

hackboltnoun (n.) The greater shearwater or hagdon. See Hagdon.

hackbussnoun (n.) Same as Hagbut.

hackeenoun (n.) The chipmunk; also, the chickaree or red squirrel.

hackernoun (n.) One who, or that which, hacks. Specifically: A cutting instrument for making notches; esp., one used for notching pine trees in collecting turpentine; a hack.

hackerynoun (n.) A cart with wooden wheels, drawn by bullocks.

hacklenoun (n.) A comb for dressing flax, raw silk, etc.; a hatchel.
 noun (n.) Any flimsy substance unspun, as raw silk.
 noun (n.) One of the peculiar, long, narrow feathers on the neck of fowls, most noticeable on the cock, -- often used in making artificial flies; hence, any feather so used.
 noun (n.) An artificial fly for angling, made of feathers.
 verb (v. t.) To separate, as the coarse part of flax or hemp from the fine, by drawing it through the teeth of a hackle or hatchel.
 verb (v. t.) To tear asunder; to break in pieces.

hacklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hackle

hacklyadjective (a.) Rough or broken, as if hacked.
 adjective (a.) Having fine, short, and sharp points on the surface; as, the hackly fracture of metallic iron.

hackmannoun (n.) The driver of a hack or carriage for public hire.

hackmatacknoun (n.) The American larch (Larix Americana), a coniferous tree with slender deciduous leaves; also, its heavy, close-grained timber. Called also tamarack.


English Words which starts with 'h' and ends with 'y':

hackneynoun (n.) A horse for riding or driving; a nag; a pony.
 noun (n.) A horse or pony kept for hire.
 noun (n.) A carriage kept for hire; a hack; a hackney coach.
 noun (n.) A hired drudge; a hireling; a prostitute.
 adjective (a.) Let out for hire; devoted to common use; hence, much used; trite; mean; as, hackney coaches; hackney authors.
 verb (v. t.) To devote to common or frequent use, as a horse or carriage; to wear out in common service; to make trite or commonplace; as, a hackneyed metaphor or quotation.
 verb (v. t.) To carry in a hackney coach.

haemadrometrynoun (n.) Alt. of Haemadromometry

haemadromometrynoun (n.) Same as Hemadrometry.

haematachometrynoun (n.) The measurement of the velocity of the blood.

haematologynoun (n.) The science which treats of the blood. Same as Hematology.

haemonynoun (n.) A plant described by Milton as "of sovereign use against all enchantments."

haemotachometrynoun (n.) Same as Haematachometry.

hagberrynoun (n.) A plant of the genus Prunus (P. Padus); the bird cherry.

hagiarchynoun (n.) A sacred government; by holy orders of men.

hagiocracynoun (n.) Government by a priesthood; hierarchy.

hagiographynoun (n.) Same Hagiographa.

hagiolatrynoun (n.) The invocation or worship of saints.

hagiologynoun (n.) The history or description of the sacred writings or of sacred persons; a narrative of the lives of the saints; a catalogue of saints.

hailyadjective (a.) Of hail.

hairyadjective (a.) Bearing or covered with hair; made of or resembling hair; rough with hair; rough with hair; rough with hair; hirsute.

halfwayadjective (a.) Equally distant from the extremes; situated at an intermediate point; midway.
 adverb (adv.) In the middle; at half the distance; imperfectly; partially; as, he halfway yielded.

haliographynoun (n.) Description of the sea; the science that treats of the sea.

hallucinatoryadjective (a.) Partaking of, or tending to produce, hallucination.

halomancynoun (n.) See Alomancy.

hap'pennynoun (n.) A half-penny.

hardynoun (n.) A blacksmith's fuller or chisel, having a square shank for insertion into a square hole in an anvil, called the hardy hole.
 adjective (a.) Bold; brave; stout; daring; resolu?e; intrepid.
 adjective (a.) Confident; full of assurance; in a bad sense, morally hardened; shameless.
 adjective (a.) Strong; firm; compact.
 adjective (a.) Inured to fatigue or hardships; strong; capable of endurance; as, a hardy veteran; a hardy mariner.
 adjective (a.) Able to withstand the cold of winter.

harlotrynoun (n.) Ribaldry; buffoonery; a ribald story.
 noun (n.) The trade or practice of prostitution; habitual or customary lewdness.
 noun (n.) Anything meretricious; as, harlotry in art.
 noun (n.) A harlot; a strumpet; a baggage.

harmonynoun (n.) The just adaptation of parts to each other, in any system or combination of things, or in things, or things intended to form a connected whole; such an agreement between the different parts of a design or composition as to produce unity of effect; as, the harmony of the universe.
 noun (n.) Concord or agreement in facts, opinions, manners, interests, etc.; good correspondence; peace and friendship; as, good citizens live in harmony.
 noun (n.) A literary work which brings together or arranges systematically parallel passages of historians respecting the same events, and shows their agreement or consistency; as, a harmony of the Gospels.
 noun (n.) A succession of chords according to the rules of progression and modulation.
 noun (n.) The science which treats of their construction and progression.
 noun (n.) See Harmonic suture, under Harmonic.

harpynoun (n.) A fabulous winged monster, ravenous and filthy, having the face of a woman and the body of a vulture, with long claws, and the face pale with hunger. Some writers mention two, others three.
 noun (n.) One who is rapacious or ravenous; an extortioner.
 noun (n.) The European moor buzzard or marsh harrier (Circus aeruginosus).
 noun (n.) A large and powerful, double-crested, short-winged American eagle (Thrasaetus harpyia). It ranges from Texas to Brazil.

haruspicynoun (n.) The art or practices of haruspices. See Aruspicy.

harvestrynoun (n.) The act of harvesting; also, that which is harvested.

hastynoun (n.) Involving haste; done, made, etc., in haste; as, a hasty sketch.
 noun (n.) Demanding haste or immediate action.
 noun (n.) Moving or acting with haste or in a hurry; hurrying; hence, acting without deliberation; precipitate; rash; easily excited; eager.
 noun (n.) Made or reached without deliberation or due caution; as, a hasty conjecture, inference, conclusion, etc., a hasty resolution.
 noun (n.) Proceeding from, or indicating, a quick temper.
 noun (n.) Forward; early; first ripe.

hatcherynoun (n.) A house for hatching fish, etc.

hatchwaynoun (n.) A square or oblong opening in a deck or floor, affording passage from one deck or story to another; the entrance to a cellar.

hautboynoun (n.) A wind instrument, sounded through a reed, and similar in shape to the clarinet, but with a thinner tone. Now more commonly called oboe. See Illust. of Oboe.
 noun (n.) A sort of strawberry (Fragaria elatior).

hawkeynoun (n.) See Hockey.

hazardrynoun (n.) Playing at hazard; gaming; gambling.
 noun (n.) Rashness; temerity.

hazellyadjective (a.) Of the color of the hazelnut; of a light brown.

hazynoun (n.) Thick with haze; somewhat obscured with haze; not clear or transparent.
 noun (n.) Obscure; confused; not clear; as, a hazy argument; a hazy intellect.

headachyadjective (a.) Afflicted with headache.

headwaynoun (n.) The progress made by a ship in motion; hence, progress or success of any kind.
 noun (n.) Clear space under an arch, girder, and the like, sufficient to allow of easy passing underneath.

headyadjective (a.) Willful; rash; precipitate; hurried on by will or passion; ungovernable.
 adjective (a.) Apt to affect the head; intoxicating; strong.
 adjective (a.) Violent; impetuous.

heapyadjective (a.) Lying in heaps.

hearsaynoun (n.) Report; rumor; fame; common talk; something heard from another.

heartynoun (n.) Comrade; boon companion; good fellow; -- a term of familiar address and fellowship among sailors.
 superlative (superl.) Pertaining to, or proceeding from, the heart; warm; cordial; bold; zealous; sincere; willing; also, energetic; active; eager; as, a hearty welcome; hearty in supporting the government.
 superlative (superl.) Exhibiting strength; sound; healthy; firm; not weak; as, a hearty timber.
 superlative (superl.) Promoting strength; nourishing; rich; abundant; as, hearty food; a hearty meal.

heathenrynoun (n.) The state, quality, or character of the heathen.
 noun (n.) Heathendom; heathen nations.

heatheryadjective (a.) Heathy; abounding in heather; of the nature of heath.

heathyadjective (a.) Full of heath; abounding with heath; as, heathy land; heathy hills.

heavenlyadjective (a.) Pertaining to, resembling, or inhabiting heaven; celestial; not earthly; as, heavenly regions; heavenly music.
 adjective (a.) Appropriate to heaven in character or happiness; perfect; pure; supremely blessed; as, a heavenly race; the heavenly, throng.
 adverb (adv.) In a manner resembling that of heaven.
 adverb (adv.) By the influence or agency of heaven.

heavyadjective (a.) Having the heaves.
 superlative (superl.) Heaved or lifted with labor; not light; weighty; ponderous; as, a heavy stone; hence, sometimes, large in extent, quantity, or effects; as, a heavy fall of rain or snow; a heavy failure; heavy business transactions, etc.; often implying strength; as, a heavy barrier; also, difficult to move; as, a heavy draught.
 superlative (superl.) Not easy to bear; burdensome; oppressive; hard to endure or accomplish; hence, grievous, afflictive; as, heavy yokes, expenses, undertakings, trials, news, etc.
 superlative (superl.) Laden with that which is weighty; encumbered; burdened; bowed down, either with an actual burden, or with care, grief, pain, disappointment.
 superlative (superl.) Slow; sluggish; inactive; or lifeless, dull, inanimate, stupid; as, a heavy gait, looks, manners, style, and the like; a heavy writer or book.
 superlative (superl.) Strong; violent; forcible; as, a heavy sea, storm, cannonade, and the like.
 superlative (superl.) Loud; deep; -- said of sound; as, heavy thunder.
 superlative (superl.) Dark with clouds, or ready to rain; gloomy; -- said of the sky.
 superlative (superl.) Impeding motion; cloggy; clayey; -- said of earth; as, a heavy road, soil, and the like.
 superlative (superl.) Not raised or made light; as, heavy bread.
 superlative (superl.) Not agreeable to, or suitable for, the stomach; not easily digested; -- said of food.
 superlative (superl.) Having much body or strength; -- said of wines, or other liquors.
 superlative (superl.) With child; pregnant.
 adverb (adv.) Heavily; -- sometimes used in composition; as, heavy-laden.
 verb (v. t.) To make heavy.

hebdomadarynoun (n.) A member of a chapter or convent, whose week it is to officiate in the choir, and perform other services, which, on extraordinary occasions, are performed by the superiors.
 adjective (a.) Consisting of seven days, or occurring at intervals of seven days; weekly.

hectorlyadjective (a.) Resembling a hector; blustering; insolent; taunting.

heedyadjective (a.) Heedful.

heftyadjective (a.) Moderately heavy.

hegemonynoun (n.) Leadership; preponderant influence or authority; -- usually applied to the relation of a government or state to its neighbors or confederates.

helcoplastynoun (n.) The act or process of repairing lesions made by ulcers, especially by a plastic operation.

heliochromynoun (n.) The art of producing photographs in color.

heliographynoun (n.) Photography.
 noun (n.) The description of the sun.
 noun (n.) The system, art, or practice of telegraphing, or signaling, with the heliograph.
 noun (n.) An early photographic process invented by Nicephore Niepce, and still used in photo-engraving. It consists essentially in exposing under a design or in a camera a polished metal plate coated with a preparation of asphalt, and subsequently treating the plate with a suitable solvent. The light renders insoluble those parts of the film which is strikes, and so a permanent image is formed, which can be etched upon the plate by the use of acid.

heliolatrynoun (n.) Sun worship. See Sabianism.

heliometrynoun (n.) The apart or practice of measuring the diameters of heavenly bodies, their relative distances, etc. See Heliometer.

heliotypynoun (n.) A method of transferring pictures from photographic negatives to hardened gelatin plates from which impressions are produced on paper as by lithography.

hellyadjective (a.) Hellish.

helminthologynoun (n.) The natural history, or study, of worms, esp. parasitic worms.

helotrynoun (n.) The Helots, collectively; slaves; bondsmen.

hemadrometrynoun (n.) Alt. of Hemadromometry

hemadromometrynoun (n.) The act of measuring the velocity with which the blood circulates in the arteries; haemotachometry.

hematologynoun (n.) The science which treats of the blood.

hemautographynoun (n.) The obtaining of a curve similar to a pulse curve or sphygmogram by allowing the blood from a divided artery to strike against a piece of paper.

hemicranynoun (n.) Hemicranis.

hemiplegynoun (n.) Hemiplegia.

hemitropynoun (n.) Twin composition in crystals.

hempyadjective (a.) Like hemp.

henchboynoun (n.) A page; a servant.

hendyadjective (a.) See Hende.

henhussynoun (n.) A cotquean; a man who intermeddles with women's concerns.

hennerynoun (n.) An inclosed place for keeping hens.

henoge nynoun (n.) Alt. of Henogenesis

henrynoun (n.) The unit of electric induction; the induction in a circuit when the electro-motive force induced in this circuit is one volt, while the inducing current varies at the rate of one ampere a second.

hepatologynoun (n.) The science which treats of the liver; a treatise on the liver.

hepatoscopynoun (n.) Divination by inspecting the liver of animals.

heptarchynoun (n.) A government by seven persons; also, a country under seven rulers.

heraldrynoun (n.) The art or office of a herald; the art, practice, or science of recording genealogies, and blazoning arms or ensigns armorial; also, of marshaling cavalcades, processions, and public ceremonies.

herbarynoun (n.) A garden of herbs; a cottage garden.

herbyadjective (a.) Having the nature of, pertaining to, or covered with, herbs or herbage.

hereditabilitynoun (n.) State of being hereditable.

hereditaryadjective (a.) Descended, or capable of descending, from an ancestor to an heir at law; received or passing by inheritance, or that must pass by inheritance; as, an hereditary estate or crown.
 adjective (a.) Transmitted, or capable of being transmitted, as a constitutional quality or condition from a parent to a child; as, hereditary pride, bravery, disease.

hereditynoun (n.) Hereditary transmission of the physical and psychical qualities of parents to their offspring; the biological law by which living beings tend to repeat their characteristics in their descendants. See Pangenesis.

heresiarchynoun (n.) A chief or great heresy.

heresiographynoun (n.) A treatise on heresy.

heresynoun (n.) An opinion held in opposition to the established or commonly received doctrine, and tending to promote a division or party, as in politics, literature, philosophy, etc.; -- usually, but not necessarily, said in reproach.
 noun (n.) Religious opinion opposed to the authorized doctrinal standards of any particular church, especially when tending to promote schism or separation; lack of orthodox or sound belief; rejection of, or erroneous belief in regard to, some fundamental religious doctrine or truth; heterodoxy.
 noun (n.) An offense against Christianity, consisting in a denial of some essential doctrine, which denial is publicly avowed, and obstinately maintained.

heritabilitynoun (n.) The state of being heritable.

hermaphrodeitynoun (n.) Hermaphrodism.

hermitarynoun (n.) A cell annexed to an abbey, for the use of a hermit.

herniotomynoun (n.) A cutting for the cure or relief of hernia; celotomy.

heronrynoun (n.) A place where herons breed.

herpetologynoun (n.) The natural history of reptiles; that branch of zoology which relates to reptiles, including their structure, classification, and habits.

herpetotomynoun (n.) The anatomy or dissection of reptiles.

hesitancynoun (n.) The act of hesitating, or pausing to consider; slowness in deciding; vacillation; also, the manner of one who hesitates.
 noun (n.) A stammering; a faltering in speech.

hesitatoryadjective (a.) Hesitating.

heterarchynoun (n.) The government of an alien.

heterocercynoun (n.) Unequal development of the tail lobes of fishes; the possession of a heterocercal tail.

heterochronynoun (n.) In evolution, a deviation from the typical sequence in the formation of organs or parts.

heterodoxynoun (n.) An opinion or doctrine, or a system of doctrines, contrary to some established standard of faith, as the Scriptures, the creed or standards of a church, etc.; heresy.

heterogamynoun (n.) The process of fertilization in plants by an indirect or circuitous method; -- opposed to orthogamy.
 noun (n.) That form of alternate generation in which two kinds of sexual generation, or a sexual and a parthenogenetic generation, alternate; -- in distinction from metagenesis, where sexual and asexual generations alternate.

heterogeneitynoun (n.) The state of being heterogeneous; contrariety.