Name Report For First Name IAIN:

IAIN

First name IAIN's origins are Gaelic and Scottish. IAIN means "gaelic form of john (god is gracious)" (Gaelic) and "gift from god" in Scottish. You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with IAIN below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of iain.(Brown names are of the same origin (Gaelic,Scottish) with IAIN and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with IAIN - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming IAIN

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES ŻAŻN AS A WHOLE:

guiliaine

NAMES RHYMING WITH ŻAŻN (According to last letters):

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

brengwain husain agravain alain mabonagrain tortain fiamain bain banain coinleain charmain dubhain etain germain ain bhradain bothain brittain broehain cain cochlain cuchulain culain dain deoradhain dewain dubhagain dwain efrain fain fallamhain flannagain gauvain gawain gordain gormain husnain hussain jermain justain lochlain mabonaqain macbain morain narain riordain shain thawain tremain wain zain diolmhain bheathain bharain twain thain swain brain houdain helain ghislain romain evrain mordrain owain gille-eathain jordain

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

fatin yasmin camarin maolmin delbin kristin adin gin ixcatzin tepin tlazohtzin xochicotzin yoltzin zeltzin ihrin adwin akin alafin din kayin yerodin abbudin abdul-muhaimin aladdin amin mazin muhsin yasin custennin erbin pheredin taliesin txomin

NAMES RHYMING WITH ŻAŻN (According to first letters):

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

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

iago iakovos iamar ian ianthe ianthina iaokim iapetus iasion iasius iason

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ŻAŻN:

First Names which starts with 'i' and ends with 'n':

iban iden ihsan iman imogen imran inazin inghean inghinn ioan ion irfan irin irven irvin irvyn irwin irwyn isen isleen istvan iulian ivalyn ivan iven ivon ixion izaan izazkun izmirlian

English Words Rhyming IAIN

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES ŻAŻN AS A WHOLE:



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


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


almainnoun (n.) Alt. of Alman

amainnoun (n.) With might; with full force; vigorously; violently; exceedingly.
 noun (n.) At full speed; in great haste; also, at once.
 verb (v. t.) To lower, as a sail, a yard, etc.
 verb (v. i.) To lower the topsail, in token of surrender; to yield.

archchamberlainnoun (n.) A chief chamberlain; -- an officer of the old German empire, whose office was similar to that of the great chamberlain in England.

attainnoun (n.) Attainment.
 verb (v. t.) To achieve or accomplish, that is, to reach by efforts; to gain; to compass; as, to attain rest.
 verb (v. t.) To gain or obtain possession of; to acquire.
 verb (v. t.) To get at the knowledge of; to ascertain.
 verb (v. t.) To reach or come to, by progression or motion; to arrive at.
 verb (v. t.) To overtake.
 verb (v. t.) To reach in excellence or degree; to equal.
 verb (v. i.) To come or arrive, by motion, growth, bodily exertion, or efforts toward a place, object, state, etc.; to reach.
 verb (v. i.) To come or arrive, by an effort of mind.

bainnoun (n.) A bath; a bagnio.

bargainnoun (n.) An agreement between parties concerning the sale of property; or a contract by which one party binds himself to transfer the right to some property for a consideration, and the other party binds himself to receive the property and pay the consideration.
 noun (n.) An agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge.
 noun (n.) A purchase; also ( when not qualified), a gainful transaction; an advantageous purchase; as, to buy a thing at a bargain.
 noun (n.) The thing stipulated or purchased; also, anything bought cheap.
 noun (n.) To make a bargain; to make a contract for the exchange of property or services; -- followed by with and for; as, to bargain with a farmer for a cow.
 verb (v. t.) To transfer for a consideration; to barter; to trade; as, to bargain one horse for another.

blainnoun (n.) An inflammatory swelling or sore; a bulla, pustule, or blister.
 noun (n.) A bladder growing on the root of the tongue of a horse, against the windpipe, and stopping the breath.

boatswainnoun (n.) An officer who has charge of the boats, sails, rigging, colors, anchors, cables, cordage, etc., of a ship, and who also summons the crew, and performs other duties.
 noun (n.) The jager gull.
 noun (n.) The tropic bird.

brainnoun (n.) The whitish mass of soft matter (the center of the nervous system, and the seat of consciousness and volition) which is inclosed in the cartilaginous or bony cranium of vertebrate animals. It is simply the anterior termination of the spinal cord, and is developed from three embryonic vesicles, whose cavities are connected with the central canal of the cord; the cavities of the vesicles become the central cavities, or ventricles, and the walls thicken unequally and become the three segments, the fore-, mid-, and hind-brain.
 noun (n.) The anterior or cephalic ganglion in insects and other invertebrates.
 noun (n.) The organ or seat of intellect; hence, the understanding.
 noun (n.) The affections; fancy; imagination.
 verb (v. t.) To dash out the brains of; to kill by beating out the brains. Hence, Fig.: To destroy; to put an end to; to defeat.
 verb (v. t.) To conceive; to understand.

captainnoun (n.) A head, or chief officer
 noun (n.) The military officer who commands a company, troop, or battery, or who has the rank entitling him to do so though he may be employed on other service.
 noun (n.) An officer in the United States navy, next above a commander and below a commodore, and ranking with a colonel in the army.
 noun (n.) By courtesy, an officer actually commanding a vessel, although not having the rank of captain.
 noun (n.) The master or commanding officer of a merchant vessel.
 noun (n.) One in charge of a portion of a ship's company; as, a captain of a top, captain of a gun, etc.
 noun (n.) The foreman of a body of workmen.
 noun (n.) A person having authority over others acting in concert; as, the captain of a boat's crew; the captain of a football team.
 noun (n.) A military leader; a warrior.
 adjective (a.) Chief; superior.
 verb (v. t.) To act as captain of; to lead.

catchdrainnoun (n.) A ditch or drain along the side of a hill to catch the surface water; also, a ditch at the side of a canal to catch the surplus water.

certainnoun (n.) Certainty.
 noun (n.) A certain number or quantity.
 adjective (a.) Assured in mind; having no doubts; free from suspicions concerning.
 adjective (a.) Determined; resolved; -- used with an infinitive.
 adjective (a.) Not to be doubted or denied; established as a fact.
 adjective (a.) Actually existing; sure to happen; inevitable.
 adjective (a.) Unfailing; infallible.
 adjective (a.) Fixed or stated; regular; determinate.
 adjective (a.) Not specifically named; indeterminate; indefinite; one or some; -- sometimes used independenty as a noun, and meaning certain persons.
 adverb (adv.) Certainly.

chainnoun (n.) A series of links or rings, usually of metal, connected, or fitted into one another, used for various purposes, as of support, of restraint, of ornament, of the exertion and transmission of mechanical power, etc.
 noun (n.) That which confines, fetters, or secures, as a chain; a bond; as, the chains of habit.
 noun (n.) A series of things linked together; or a series of things connected and following each other in succession; as, a chain of mountains; a chain of events or ideas.
 noun (n.) An instrument which consists of links and is used in measuring land.
 noun (n.) Iron links bolted to the side of a vessel to bold the dead-eyes connected with the shrouds; also, the channels.
 noun (n.) The warp threads of a web.
 verb (v. t.) To fasten, bind, or connect with a chain; to fasten or bind securely, as with a chain; as, to chain a bulldog.
 verb (v. t.) To keep in slavery; to enslave.
 verb (v. t.) To unite closely and strongly.
 verb (v. t.) To measure with the chain.
 verb (v. t.) To protect by drawing a chain across, as a harbor.

chamberlainnoun (n.) An officer or servant who has charge of a chamber or chambers.
 noun (n.) An upper servant of an inn.
 noun (n.) An officer having the direction and management of the private chambers of a nobleman or monarch; hence, in Europe, one of the high officers of a court.
 noun (n.) A treasurer or receiver of public money; as, the chamberlain of London, of North Wales, etc.

chaplainnoun (n.) An ecclesiastic who has a chapel, or who performs religious service in a chapel.
 noun (n.) A clergyman who is officially attached to the army or navy, to some public institution, or to a family or court, for the purpose of performing divine service.
 noun (n.) Any person (clergyman or layman) chosen to conduct religious exercises for a society, etc.; as, a chaplain of a Masonic or a temperance lodge.

chevrotainnoun (n.) A small ruminant of the family Tragulidae a allied to the musk deer. It inhabits Africa and the East Indies. See Kanchil.

chieftainnoun (n.) A captain, leader, or commander; a chief; the head of a troop, army, or clan.

chilblainnoun (n.) A blain, sore, or inflammatory swelling, produced by exposure of the feet or hands to cold, and attended by itching, pain, and sometimes ulceration.
 verb (v. t.) To produce chilblains upon.

cockswainnoun (n.) The steersman of a boat; a petty officer who has charge of a boat and its crew.

copatainadjective (a.) Having a high crown, or a point or peak at top.

cordwainnoun (n.) A term used in the Middle Ages for Spanish leather (goatskin tanned and dressed), and hence, any leather handsomely finished, colored, gilded, or the like.

coxswainnoun (n.) See Cockswain.

curtainnoun (n.) A hanging screen intended to darken or conceal, and admitting of being drawn back or up, and reclosed at pleasure; esp., drapery of cloth or lace hanging round a bed or at a window; in theaters, and like places, a movable screen for concealing the stage.
 noun (n.) That part of the rampart and parapet which is between two bastions or two gates. See Illustrations of Ravelin and Bastion.
 noun (n.) That part of a wall of a building which is between two pavilions, towers, etc.
 noun (n.) A flag; an ensign; -- in contempt.
 verb (v. t.) To inclose as with curtains; to furnish with curtains.

dagswainnoun (n.) A coarse woolen fabric made of daglocks, or the refuse of wool.

demainnoun (n.) Rule; management.
 noun (n.) See Demesne.

detainnoun (n.) Detention.
 verb (v. t.) To keep back or from; to withhold.
 verb (v. t.) To restrain from proceeding; to stay or stop; to delay; as, we were detained by an accident.
 verb (v. t.) To hold or keep in custody.

digitainnoun (n.) Any one of several extracts of foxglove (Digitalis), as the "French extract," the "German extract," etc., which differ among themselves in composition and properties.
 noun (n.) A supposedly distinct vegetable principle as the essential ingredient of the extracts. It is a white, crystalline substance, and is regarded as a glucoside.

domainnoun (n.) Dominion; empire; authority.
 noun (n.) The territory over which dominion or authority is exerted; the possessions of a sovereign or commonwealth, or the like. Also used figuratively.
 noun (n.) Landed property; estate; especially, the land about the mansion house of a lord, and in his immediate occupancy; demesne.
 noun (n.) Ownership of land; an estate or patrimony which one has in his own right; absolute proprietorship; paramount or sovereign ownership.

drainnoun (n.) The act of draining, or of drawing off; gradual and continuous outflow or withdrawal; as, the drain of specie from a country.
 noun (n.) That means of which anything is drained; a channel; a trench; a water course; a sewer; a sink.
 noun (n.) The grain from the mashing tub; as, brewers' drains.
 verb (v. t.) To draw off by degrees; to cause to flow gradually out or off; hence, to cause the exhaustion of.
 verb (v. t.) To exhaust of liquid contents by drawing them off; to make gradually dry or empty; to remove surface water, as from streets, by gutters, etc.; to deprive of moisture; hence, to exhaust; to empty of wealth, resources, or the like; as, to drain a country of its specie.
 verb (v. t.) To filter.
 verb (v. i.) To flow gradually; as, the water of low ground drains off.
 verb (v. i.) To become emptied of liquor by flowing or dropping; as, let the vessel stand and drain.

elainnoun (n.) Same as Olein.

entertainnoun (n.) Entertainment.
 verb (v. t.) To be at the charges of; to take or keep in one's service; to maintain; to support; to harbor; to keep.
 verb (v. t.) To give hospitable reception and maintenance to; to receive at one's board, or into one's house; to receive as a guest.
 verb (v. t.) To engage the attention of agreeably; to amuse with that which makes the time pass pleasantly; to divert; as, to entertain friends with conversation, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To give reception to; to receive, in general; to receive and take into consideration; to admit, treat, or make use of; as, to entertain a proposal.
 verb (v. t.) To meet or encounter, as an enemy.
 verb (v. t.) To keep, hold, or maintain in the mind with favor; to keep in the mind; to harbor; to cherish; as, to entertain sentiments.
 verb (v. t.) To lead on; to bring along; to introduce.
 verb (v. i.) To receive, or provide entertainment for, guests; as, he entertains generously.

epictetainadjective (a.) Pertaining to Epictetus, the Roman Stoic philosopher, whose conception of life was to be passionless under whatever circumstances.

explainadjective (a.) To flatten; to spread out; to unfold; to expand.
 adjective (a.) To make plain, manifest, or intelligible; to clear of obscurity; to expound; to unfold and illustrate the meaning of; as, to explain a chapter of the Bible.
 verb (v. i.) To give an explanation.

fainadjective (a.) Well-pleased; glad; apt; wont; fond; inclined.
 adjective (a.) Satisfied; contented; also, constrained.
 adverb (adv.) With joy; gladly; -- with wold.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To be glad ; to wish or desire.

filigrainnoun (n.) Alt. of Filigrane

forebrainnoun (n.) The anterior of the three principal divisions of the brain, including the prosencephalon and thalamencephalon. Sometimes restricted to the prosencephalon only. See Brain.

fountainnoun (n.) A spring of water issuing from the earth.
 noun (n.) An artificially produced jet or stream of water; also, the structure or works in which such a jet or stream rises or flows; a basin built and constantly supplied with pure water for drinking and other useful purposes, or for ornament.
 noun (n.) A reservoir or chamber to contain a liquid which can be conducted or drawn off as needed for use; as, the ink fountain in a printing press, etc.
 noun (n.) The source from which anything proceeds, or from which anything is supplied continuously; origin; source.

fusainnoun (n.) Fine charcoal of willow wood, used as a drawing implement.
 noun (n.) A drawing made with it. See Charcoal, n. 2, and Charcoal drawing, under Charcoal.

gainnoun (n.) A square or beveled notch cut out of a girder, binding joist, or other timber which supports a floor beam, so as to receive the end of the floor beam.
 noun (n.) To get, as profit or advantage; to obtain or acquire by effort or labor; as, to gain a good living.
 noun (n.) To come off winner or victor in; to be successful in; to obtain by competition; as, to gain a battle; to gain a case at law; to gain a prize.
 noun (n.) To draw into any interest or party; to win to one's side; to conciliate.
 noun (n.) To reach; to attain to; to arrive at; as, to gain the top of a mountain; to gain a good harbor.
 noun (n.) To get, incur, or receive, as loss, harm, or damage.
 adjective (a.) Convenient; suitable; direct; near; handy; dexterous; easy; profitable; cheap; respectable.
 verb (v. t.) That which is gained, obtained, or acquired, as increase, profit, advantage, or benefit; -- opposed to loss.
 verb (v. t.) The obtaining or amassing of profit or valuable possessions; acquisition; accumulation.
 verb (v. i.) To have or receive advantage or profit; to acquire gain; to grow rich; to advance in interest, health, or happiness; to make progress; as, the sick man gains daily.

gainpainnoun (n.) Bread-gainer; -- a term applied in the Middle Ages to the sword of a hired soldier.

germainadjective (a.) See Germane.

grainnoun (v. & n.) See Groan.
 noun (n.) A single small hard seed; a kernel, especially of those plants, like wheat, whose seeds are used for food.
 noun (n.) The fruit of certain grasses which furnish the chief food of man, as corn, wheat, rye, oats, etc., or the plants themselves; -- used collectively.
 noun (n.) Any small, hard particle, as of sand, sugar, salt, etc.; hence, any minute portion or particle; as, a grain of gunpowder, of pollen, of starch, of sense, of wit, etc.
 noun (n.) The unit of the English system of weights; -- so called because considered equal to the average of grains taken from the middle of the ears of wheat. 7,000 grains constitute the pound avoirdupois, and 5,760 grains the pound troy. A grain is equal to .0648 gram. See Gram.
 noun (n.) A reddish dye made from the coccus insect, or kermes; hence, a red color of any tint or hue, as crimson, scarlet, etc.; sometimes used by the poets as equivalent to Tyrian purple.
 noun (n.) The composite particles of any substance; that arrangement of the particles of any body which determines its comparative roughness or hardness; texture; as, marble, sugar, sandstone, etc., of fine grain.
 noun (n.) The direction, arrangement, or appearance of the fibers in wood, or of the strata in stone, slate, etc.
 noun (n.) The fiber which forms the substance of wood or of any fibrous material.
 noun (n.) The hair side of a piece of leather, or the marking on that side.
 noun (n.) The remains of grain, etc., after brewing or distillation; hence, any residuum. Also called draff.
 noun (n.) A rounded prominence on the back of a sepal, as in the common dock. See Grained, a., 4.
 noun (n.) To yield fruit.
 noun (n.) To form grains, or to assume a granular ferm, as the result of crystallization; to granulate.
 noun (n.) A branch of a tree; a stalk or stem of a plant.
 noun (n.) A tine, prong, or fork.
 noun (n.) One the branches of a valley or of a river.
 noun (n.) An iron first speak or harpoon, having four or more barbed points.
 noun (n.) A blade of a sword, knife, etc.
 noun (n.) A thin piece of metal, used in a mold to steady a core.
 adjective (a.) Temper; natural disposition; inclination.
 adjective (a.) A sort of spice, the grain of paradise.
 verb (v. t.) To paint in imitation of the grain of wood, marble, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To form (powder, sugar, etc.) into grains.
 verb (v. t.) To take the hair off (skins); to soften and raise the grain of (leather, etc.).

grosgrainadjective (a.) Of a coarse texture; -- applied to silk with a heavy thread running crosswise.

hindbrainnoun (n.) The posterior of the three principal divisions of the brain, including the epencephalon and metencephalon. Sometimes restricted to the epencephalon only.

hogchainnoun (n.) A chain or tie rod, in a boat or barge, to prevent the vessel from hogging.

incertainnoun (n.) Uncertain; doubtful; unsteady.

ingrainnoun (n.) An ingrain fabric, as a carpet.
 adjective (a.) Dyed with grain, or kermes.
 adjective (a.) Dyed before manufacture, -- said of the material of a textile fabric; hence, in general, thoroughly inwrought; forming an essential part of the substance.
 verb (v. t.) To dye with or in grain or kermes.
 verb (v. t.) To dye in the grain, or before manufacture.
 verb (v. t.) To work into the natural texture or into the mental or moral constitution of; to stain; to saturate; to imbue; to infix deeply.

interbrainnoun (n.) See Thalamencephalon.

jainnoun (n.) Alt. of Jaina

kainnoun (n.) Poultry, etc., required by the lease to be paid in kind by a tenant to his landlord.

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


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


ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ŻAŻN:

English Words which starts with 'i' and ends with 'n':

iatromathematiciannoun (n.) One of a school of physicians in Italy, about the middle of the 17th century, who tried to apply the laws of mechanics and mathematics to the human body, and hence were eager student of anatomy; -- opposed to the iatrochemists.

iberianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Iberia.

icarianadjective (a.) Soaring too high for safety, like Icarus; adventurous in flight.

icemannoun (n.) A man who is skilled in traveling upon ice, as among glaciers.
 noun (n.) One who deals in ice; one who retails or delivers ice.

ichneumonnoun (n.) Any carnivorous mammal of the genus Herpestes, and family Viverridae. Numerous species are found in Asia and Africa. The Egyptian species(H. ichneumon), which ranges to Spain and Palestine, is noted for destroying the eggs and young of the crocodile as well as various snakes and lizards, and hence was considered sacred by the ancient Egyptians. The common species of India (H. griseus), known as the mongoose, has similar habits and is often domesticated. It is noted for killing the cobra.
 noun (n.) Any hymenopterous insect of the family Ichneumonidae, of which several thousand species are known, belonging to numerous genera.

ichneumonidannoun (n.) One of the Ichneumonidae.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Ichneumonidae, or ichneumon flies.

ichthidinnoun (n.) A substance from the egg yolk of osseous fishes.

ichthinnoun (n.) A nitrogenous substance resembling vitellin, present in the egg yolk of cartilaginous fishes.

ichthulinnoun (n.) A substance from the yolk of salmon's egg.

ichthyosauriannoun (n.) One of the Ichthyosauria.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Ichthyosauria.

iconnoun (n.) An image or representation; a portrait or pretended portrait.
 noun (n.) A sacred picture representing the Virgin Mary, Christ, a saint, or a martyr, and having the same function as an image of such a person in the Latin Church.

icosahedronnoun (n.) A solid bounded by twenty sides or faces.

icosandrianadjective (a.) Alt. of Icosandrous

icositetrahedronnoun (n.) A twenty-four-sided solid; a tetragonal trisoctahedron or trapezohedron.

idalianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Idalium, a mountain city in Cyprus, or to Venus, to whom it was sacred.

idealizationnoun (n.) The act or process of idealizing.
 noun (n.) The representation of natural objects, scenes, etc., in such a way as to show their most important characteristics; the study of the ideal.

ideationnoun (n.) The faculty or capacity of the mind for forming ideas; the exercise of this capacity; the act of the mind by which objects of sense are apprehended and retained as objects of thought.

identificationnoun (n.) The act of identifying, or proving to be the same; also, the state of being identified.

idioticonnoun (n.) A dictionary of a peculiar dialect, or of the words and phrases peculiar to one part of a country; a glossary.

idorgannoun (n.) A morphological unit, consisting of two or more plastids, which does not possess the positive character of the person or stock, in distinction from the physiological organ or biorgan. See Morphon.

idumeannoun (n.) An inhabitant of Idumea, an Edomite.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to ancient Idumea, or Edom, in Western Asia.

ignitionnoun (n.) The act of igniting, kindling, or setting on fire.
 noun (n.) The state of being ignited or kindled.

iguanianadjective (a.) Resembling, or pertaining to, the iguana.

iguanodonnoun (n.) A genus of gigantic herbivorous dinosaurs having a birdlike pelvis and large hind legs with three-toed feet capable of supporting the entire body. Its teeth resemble those of the iguana, whence its name. Several species are known, mostly from the Wealden of England and Europe. See Illustration in Appendix.

ilicinnoun (n.) The bitter principle of the holly.

ilixanthinnoun (n.) A yellow dye obtained from the leaves of the holly.

ilkonnoun (pron.) Alt. of Ilkoon

ilkoonnoun (pron.) Each one; every one.

illaqueationnoun (n.) The act of catching or insnaring.
 noun (n.) A snare; a trap.

illationnoun (n.) The act or process of inferring from premises or reasons; perception of the connection between ideas; that which is inferred; inference; deduction; conclusion.

illecebrationnoun (n.) Allurement.

illegitimationnoun (n.) The act of illegitimating; bastardizing.
 noun (n.) The state of being illegitimate; illegitimacy.

illimitationnoun (n.) State of being illimitable; want of, or freedom from, limitation.

illinitionnoun (n.) A smearing or rubbing in or on; also, that which is smeared or rubbed on, as ointment or liniment.
 noun (n.) A thin crust of some extraneous substance formed on minerals.

illiquationnoun (n.) The melting or dissolving of one thing into another.

illisionnoun (n.) The act of dashing or striking against.

illuminationnoun (n.) The act of illuminating, or supplying with light; the state of being illuminated.
 noun (n.) Festive decoration of houses or buildings with lights.
 noun (n.) Adornment of books and manuscripts with colored illustrations. See Illuminate, v. t., 3.
 verb (v. t.) That which is illuminated, as a house; also, an ornamented book or manuscript.
 verb (v. t.) That which illuminates or gives light; brightness; splendor; especially, intellectual light or knowledge.
 verb (v. t.) The special communication of knowledge to the mind by God; inspiration.

illusionnoun (n.) An unreal image presented to the bodily or mental vision; a deceptive appearance; a false show; mockery; hallucination.
 noun (n.) Hence: Anything agreeably fascinating and charning; enchantment; witchery; glamour.
 noun (n.) A sensation originated by some external object, but so modified as in any way to lead to an erroneous perception; as when the rolling of a wagon is mistaken for thunder.
 noun (n.) A plain, delicate lace, usually of silk, used for veils, scarfs, dresses, etc.

illustrationnoun (n.) The act of illustrating; the act of making clear and distinct; education; also, the state of being illustrated, or of being made clear and distinct.
 noun (n.) That which illustrates; a comparison or example intended to make clear or apprehensible, or to remove obscurity.
 noun (n.) A picture designed to decorate a volume or elucidate a literary work.

illutationnoun (n.) The act or operation of smearing the body with mud, especially with the sediment from mineral springs; a mud bath.

imaginationnoun (n.) The imagine-making power of the mind; the power to create or reproduce ideally an object of sense previously perceived; the power to call up mental imagines.
 noun (n.) The representative power; the power to reconstruct or recombine the materials furnished by direct apprehension; the complex faculty usually termed the plastic or creative power; the fancy.
 noun (n.) The power to recombine the materials furnished by experience or memory, for the accomplishment of an elevated purpose; the power of conceiving and expressing the ideal.
 noun (n.) A mental image formed by the action of the imagination as a faculty; a conception; a notion.

imannoun (n.) Alt. of Imaum

imbibitionnoun (n.) The act or process of imbibing, or absorbing; as, the post-mortem imbibition of poisons.

imbricationnoun (n.) An overlapping of the edges, like that of tiles or shingles; hence, intricacy of structure; also, a pattern or decoration representing such a structure.

imbutionnoun (n.) An imbuing.

imesatinnoun (n.) A dark yellow, crystalline substance, obtained by the action of ammonia on isatin.

imitationnoun (n.) The act of imitating.
 noun (n.) That which is made or produced as a copy; that which is made to resemble something else, whether for laudable or for fraudulent purposes; likeness; resemblance.
 noun (n.) One of the principal means of securing unity and consistency in polyphonic composition; the repetition of essentially the same melodic theme, phrase, or motive, on different degrees of pitch, by one or more of the other parts of voises. Cf. Canon.
 noun (n.) The act of condition of imitating another species of animal, or a plant, or unanimate object. See Imitate, v. t., 3.

immanationnoun (n.) A flowing or entering in; -- opposed to emanation.

immersionnoun (n.) The act of immersing, or the state of being immersed; a sinking within a fluid; a dipping; as, the immersion of Achilles in the Styx.
 noun (n.) Submersion in water for the purpose of Christian baptism, as, practiced by the Baptists.
 noun (n.) The state of being overhelmed or deeply absorbed; deep engagedness.
 noun (n.) The dissapearance of a celestail body, by passing either behind another, as in the occultation of a star, or into its shadow, as in the eclipse of a satellite; -- opposed to emersion.

immigrationnoun (n.) The act of immigrating; the passing or coming into a country for the purpose of permanent residence.

imminutionnoun (n.) A lessening; diminution; decrease.

immissionnoun (n.) The act of immitting, or of sending or thrusting in; injection; -- the correlative of emission.

immoderationnoun (n.) Want of moderation.

immolationnoun (n.) The act of immolating, or the state of being immolated, or sacrificed.
 noun (n.) That which is immolated; a sacrifice.

immortalizationnoun (n.) The act of immortalizing, or state of being immortalized.

immortificationnoun (n.) Failure to mortify the passions.

immutationnoun (n.) Change; alteration; mutation.

impactionnoun (n.) The driving of one fragment of bone into another so that the fragments are not movable upon each other; as, impaction of the skull or of the hip.
 noun (n.) An immovable packing; (Med.), a lodgment of something in a strait or passage of the body; as, impaction of the fetal head in the strait of the pelvis; impaction of food or feces in the intestines of man or beast.

impanationadjective (a.) Embodiment in bread; the supposed real presence and union of Christ's material body and blood with the substance of the elements of the eucharist without a change in their nature; -- distinguished from transubstantiation, which supposes a miraculous change of the substance of the elements. It is akin to consubstantiation.

impartationnoun (n.) The act of imparting, or the thing imparted.

impastationnoun (n.) The act of making into paste; that which is formed into a paste or mixture; specifically, a combination of different substances by means of cements.

impatronizationnoun (n.) Absolute seignory or possession; the act of investing with such possession.

impeditionnoun (n.) A hindering; a hindrance.

imperatorianadjective (a.) Imperial.

imperceptionnoun (n.) Want of perception.

imperfectionadjective (a.) The quality or condition of being imperfect; want of perfection; incompleteness; deficiency; fault or blemish.

imperforationnoun (n.) The state of being without perforation.

impersonationnoun (n.) Alt. of Impersonification

impersonificationnoun (n.) The act of impersonating; personification; investment with personality; representation in a personal form.

imperturbationnoun (n.) Freedom from agitation of mind; calmness; quietude.

impetrationnoun (n.) The act of impetrating, or obtaining by petition or entreaty.
 noun (n.) The obtaining of benefice from Rome by solicitation, which benefice belonged to the disposal of the king or other lay patron of the realm.

impignorationnoun (n.) The act of pawning or pledging; the state of being pawned.

impinguationnoun (n.) The act of making fat, or the state of being fat or fattened.

implantationnoun (n.) The act or process of implantating.

impletionnoun (n.) The act of filling, or the state of being full.
 noun (n.) That which fills up; filling.

implexionnoun (n.) Act of involving, or state of being involved; involution.

implicationnoun (n.) The act of implicating, or the state of being implicated.
 noun (n.) An implying, or that which is implied, but not expressed; an inference, or something which may fairly be understood, though not expressed in words.

implorationnoun (n.) The act of imploring; earnest supplication.

implosionnoun (n.) A burstion inwards, as of a vessel from which the air has been exhausted; -- contrasted with explosion.
 noun (n.) A sudden compression of the air in the mouth, simultaneously with and affecting the sound made by the closure of the organs in uttering p, t, or k, at the end of a syllable (see Guide to Pronunciation, //159, 189); also, a similar compression made by an upward thrust of the larynx without any accompanying explosive action, as in the peculiar sound of b, d, and g, heard in Southern Germany.

impoonnoun (n.) The duykerbok.

impositionnoun (n.) The act of imposing, laying on, affixing, enjoining, inflicting, obtruding, and the like.
 noun (n.) That which is imposed, levied, or enjoined; charge; burden; injunction; tax.
 noun (n.) An extra exercise enjoined on students as a punishment.
 noun (n.) An excessive, arbitrary, or unlawful exaction; hence, a trick or deception put on laid on others; cheating; fraud; delusion; imposture.
 noun (n.) The act of laying on the hands as a religious ceremoy, in ordination, confirmation, etc.
 noun (n.) The act or process of imosing pages or columns of type. See Impose, v. t., 4.

imposthumationnoun (n.) The act of forming an abscess; state of being inflamed; suppuration.
 noun (n.) An abscess; an imposthume.

imprecationnoun (n.) The act of imprecating, or invoking evil upon any one; a prayer that a curse or calamity may fall on any one; a curse.

imprecisionnoun (n.) Want of precision.

impregnationnoun (n.) The act of impregnating or the state of being impregnated; fecundation.
 noun (n.) The fusion of a female germ cell (ovum) with a male germ cell (in animals, a spermatozoon) to form a single new cell endowed with the power of developing into a new individual; fertilization; fecundation.
 noun (n.) That with which anything is impregnated.
 noun (n.) Intimate mixture; influsion; saturation.
 noun (n.) An ore deposit, with indefinite boundaries, consisting of rock impregnated with ore.

impreparationnoun (n.) Want of preparation.

impressionnoun (n.) The act of impressing, or the state of being impressed; the communication of a stamp, mold, style, or character, by external force or by influence.
 noun (n.) That which is impressed; stamp; mark; indentation; sensible result of an influence exerted from without.
 noun (n.) That which impresses, or exercises an effect, action, or agency; appearance; phenomenon.
 noun (n.) Influence or effect on the senses or the intellect hence, interest, concern.
 noun (n.) An indistinct notion, remembrance, or belief.
 noun (n.) Impressiveness; emphasis of delivery.
 noun (n.) The pressure of the type on the paper, or the result of such pressure, as regards its appearance; as, a heavy impression; a clear, or a poor, impression; also, a single copy as the result of printing, or the whole edition printed at a given time.
 noun (n.) In painting, the first coat of color, as the priming in house painting and the like.
 noun (n.) A print on paper from a wood block, metal plate, or the like.

improbationnoun (n.) The act of disapproving; disapprobation.
 noun (n.) The act by which falsehood and forgery are proved; an action brought for the purpose of having some instrument declared false or forged.

improperationnoun (n.) The act of upbraiding or taunting; a reproach; a taunt.

impropriationnoun (n.) The act of impropriating; as, the impropriation of property or tithes; also, that which is impropriated.
 noun (n.) The act of putting an ecclesiastical benefice in the hands of a layman, or lay corporation.
 noun (n.) A benefice in the hands of a layman, or of a lay corporation.

improvisationnoun (n.) The act or art of composing and rendering music, poetry, and the like, extemporaneously; as, improvisation on the organ.
 noun (n.) That which is improvised; an impromptu.

improvisionnoun (n.) Improvidence.

impugnationnoun (n.) Act of impugning; opposition; attack.

impulsionnoun (n.) The act of impelling or driving onward, or the state of being impelled; the sudden or momentary agency of a body in motion on another body; also, the impelling force, or impulse.
 noun (n.) Influence acting unexpectedly or temporarily on the mind; sudden motive or influence; impulse.

impurationnoun (n.) Defilement; obscuration.

inactionnoun (n.) Want of action or activity; forbearance from labor; idleness; rest; inertness.

inactuationnoun (n.) Operation.

inadaptationnoun (n.) Want of adaptation; unsuitableness.

inadequationnoun (n.) Want of exact correspondence.

inadhesionnoun (n.) Want of adhesion.